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Broughty Castle Museum

8 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Sheena
Sheena
January 5, 2020
Historic building built in 1490. Has local history regarding the long ended whaling industry and local fishermen and their Antarctic missions. Museum open March through till October, giving panoramic views of Broughty Harbour and the sand.
Stuart
Stuart
April 30, 2019
Who can't resist a Scottish Castle, and they are even better when entry is free! The castle gives you great views along the beach and the harbour, in the summer months you can often spot dolphins. Broughty Ferry is a great area to have a walk round as well with some great shops, pubs and…
Sheryl And Kyle
Sheryl And Kyle
July 16, 2018
Historic 14 Century Castle on the beach.
Niall
Niall
May 26, 2018
If you are lucky you might see the dolphins!
Petra
Petra
April 4, 2018
Just a 15 minute walk from River Cottage, our local castle is a must-see for culture buffs, families and tourists. It guards the mouth of the Tay and is close to the nearby (and stunning) Broughty Ferry Esplanade. Check the website for opening times, prices etc.

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Museum
“Built in 1867, this is is a great museum with great paintings, ceramics and plenty local artefacts. There is a great cafe, workshops and a lift to all floors. This is slapbang in the town centre. Easily spend an afternoon or morning on here taking in all the exhibits. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Location
Scotland, DD5 2TF
Phone01382 434000
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM