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Museum of Communication

131 High Street, Burntisland KY3 9AA, Scotland
+44 1592 874836
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Absolutely enthralled by this museum

We have tried to visit this museum on different occasions before but sadly every time it was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thetravellingmanUk
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uk
Worth a Visit

It was free entry and I found the exhibition very interesting. It pieces from the World War One as... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Janette W
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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We exhibit communications technology from the pre-electric optical telegraph to the latest state-of-the-art web cams and mobile phones. We mount themed exhibitions throughout the summer months, which are designed to stimulate, entertain and educate the public.
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131 High Street, Burntisland KY3 9AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have tried to visit this museum on different occasions before but sadly every time it was closed. We did some research about their opening hours and made a special trip here today to visit. The museum opening hours are 10am until 4pm on Wednesdays...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

It was free entry and I found the exhibition very interesting. It pieces from the World War One as well as communication items from the 60's. The members were very interesting and provided an explanation on the exhibit items.

1  Thank Janette W
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

What a most interesting museum! Well displayed collection with helpful and interesting history and explanations. Great for school kids to older adults. Displays seem to change regularly. Only open Wednesday and Saturday during the summer months

2  Thank DouglasLismore
Reviewed 12 September 2016

best museum with a full history on communications and related aspects historical. café and interpretative centre. The staff are friendlt, helpful and informative.

1  Thank JonathonLondon
Reviewed 23 August 2016

You think this is a small museum till you recall for friends all that you saw and learned from the volunteer Guides.I had Uncles involved in the development of radar in the late 1930s so that was of particular interest.We saw the optical telegraph of...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have tried to visit on various occasions and found it shut but this was our lucky day .The signs were out and we had half an hour to spare . Enthusiastic staff full of information ...we tend to enjoy browsing on our own but...More

4  Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the museum with my 10yo son, we spent 2hrs going through the museum with the volunteer guide. I'm sorry I don't know her name, but She was very knowledgable about the exhibits and was very, very child friendly. The museum covers all methods of...More

3  Thank Girdle-T
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely wee museum, laid out well with plenty to see, very informative and friendly staff happy to expand on the items on show, also lots of exhibits to interact with, well worth a visit

3  Thank Simon R
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Tried visiting this a few times over the years but always seemed to be closed...but today it was open. The museum has a small entrance foyer with shop then there is a small flight of stairs (there is a chair lift) to the main display...More

5  Thank bhunter1811
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Not what you would expect to find, but a lovely well presented place. Highly interesting for both adults and children with a lot of history. Worth a visit.

5  Thank Littlebigfolk
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