Museums in Aberdeenshire
We operate 4 museums across Aberdeenshire, and a further 5 in conjunction with community run groups.
Whats on this Summer
Aberdeenshire Farming Museum
14th July. Clydesdales of Strathorn Farm Stables
4th August. Clydesdales of Strathorn Farm Stables
10th/ 11th August. Wild About Aden
Sundays - Activity Days at the Farming Museum
Arbuthnot Museum, Peterhead
11th July. Pirate Fun Day
23rd July. Fishing Day – a Taste of Peterhead
28th July. Belonging, Bring an Object, Art Workshops
13th August. Medieval Day
July and August. Recipe Swap
Aberdeenshire Museums Service has been involved with the massive undertaking by the BBC, entitled A History of the World. The website and associated television and radio programms has now been launched. Involving hundreds of museums from all over Britain each selecting a couple of 'prime' objects to display on the website.
Aberdeenshire Council has two such objects from it's vast collections held at Mintlaw on the website. We will be able to add more as time goes by. Visit our Exhibitions page to view the objects and to see which museum they will be on display in.
Free Entry to All Attractions and Events.
Community run museums
Many objects within these museums are on loan from the collections of Aberdeenshire Council.
If we haven't been able to answer all your questions, then please use our Frequently Asked Questions For further information please telephone: 01771 622 807
Your Donations play a very important role throughout our museums helping to enhance our visitors' enjoyment