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Perth Museum and Art Gallery

78 George Street, Perth, Scotland
+44 1738 632488
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If you are looking for natural or local history this is well worth a visit

I revisit Perth occaisionally (I now live in mid Wales) and will pop into the museum to see what... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Larry T
Newtown, United Kingdom
A very interesting account of Perth's history and pre-history

In a very small space, this museum provides an extraordinary amount of information about the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anthony B
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“brick city” (6 reviews)
“free entry” (10 reviews)
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78 George Street, Perth, Scotland
+44 1738 632488
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Reviewed yesterday

I revisit Perth occaisionally (I now live in mid Wales) and will pop into the museum to see what has changed. I am never disappointed as there are usually new and interesting exhibits to see. If you want to find out about the local area...More

Thank Larry T
Reviewed 2 days ago

In a very small space, this museum provides an extraordinary amount of information about the background to Perth as we see it today and also to its geological and natural history from much further back.Two temporary exhibits were excellent - the 3,000 year old log...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is free and has a small exhibit of the regions history and natural science. There are great displays that include the second oldest boat in Europe, environmental characteristics, games for kids and you can see the curator sort through their costume collection on...More

Thank orrc1601
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seemed like alot of the 'displays' were interactive for kids. ie. Lift the flap to learn more. I would have loved to see more authentic artifacts instead of replicas.

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we happened to be there for the brick city event, which was brilliant, everything made of lego, still on till 7th may, must see if your kids are mad for lego and adults too, you also get to play with the lego which is in...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good, cheap place to spend a couple hours with the kids and is educational for all ages. Kids particularly enjoy the wildlife /taxidermy section which has some interactive scenes.

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a couple of hours wandering around and was impressed with what was on display and the way it was presented. Amazing place to visit, especially considering it is free.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for everyone just now LEGO exhibition children will love and plenty for all the family 5 mins from city centre.

Thank Joyce W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

There is a lot of history in this museum, especially early history. It's almost chronological from Iron Age to modernity. Personally, I expected a bit more but what I have seen was interesting and worth travelling to. At the time of my visit, there was...More

Thank Andreas W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Very noisy the day we went due to lego building day for children but it was nice to see so many children in a museum Nice selection of displays

Thank johnstarlite
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Admission for perth museum
10 March 2017|
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Response from Christine A | Reviewed this property |
As before, free entry, but all museums and art galleries have costs involved, so if you appreciate the displays, please give a donation.