Discover Aberdeen Maritime Museum

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Aberdeen Maritime Museum tells the story of the city’s long relationship with the sea. The museum houses a unique collection covering the development of the harbour and important industries such as fishing and shipbuilding. It is also recognised as the lead museum for the UK offshore energy industri...

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  1. Welcome to Aberdeen Maritime Museum

    1:43 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum I Entrance

  2. Harbour

    1:03 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  3. Currach Paddle

    1:54 | Level 3 I Harbour Gallery

  4. Triumphal Arch Crown

    2:11 | Level 3 I Harbour Gallery

  5. Fishing

    1:15 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  6. The Herring Fleet Leaving the Dee, Aberdeen by David Farquharson

    1:35 | Level 1 I Provost Ross's House I Fishing and Whaling

  7. Ship's Bell From Fishery Research Vessel 'Sir William Hardy'

    1:47 | Level 1 I Provost Ross's House I Fishing and Whaling

  8. Raindrop - General Arrangement Plan

    1:57 | Level 2 I Shipping Gallery

  9. Whaling

    1:25 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  10. Harpoon & Head Used By Whalers

    2:26 | Level 1 I Introductory Area

  11. Fox - Arctic Steam Yacht

    2:15 | Level 0 I Reception Area

  12. Shipbuilding

    1:17 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  13. Hall Russell builder's half model of vessels 'Ballyrush' and 'Ballyrory'

    1:50 | Level 2 I Shipping Gallery

  14. Clippers

    1:08 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  15. Thermopylae

    1:28 | Level 2 I Shipping Gallery

  16. Chronometer of Captain William Edward of the Thermopylae

    2:10 | Level 2 I Shipping Gallery

  17. Hunter Key Wind Pocket Watch

    2:28 | Level 2 I Provost Ross's House I Clippers Gallery

  18. Thomas Blake Glover

    2:16 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  19. Jho Sho Maru - Barque Rigged Steam Gunboat Model

    1:51 | Level 2 I Shipping Gallery I Thomas Blake Glover

  20. Wrecks

    0:37 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  21. Loss Of The Steam Boat 'Brilliant' by J Faddie

    1:40 | Level 1 I Provost Ross's House I Fishing and Whaling

  22. Harpoon Gun For Lifesaving

    1:35 | Level 1 I Fishing and Whaling

  23. 'Star of Tasmania' Figurehead

    1:59 | Level 1 I Introductory Area

  24. North Boats

    1:15 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  25. 'SS St Sunniva' Model

    1:42 | Level 1 I North Boats

  26. Oil and Gas

    0:49 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  27. Murchison Oil Production Platform

    1:58 | Level 1, 2 and 3

  28. 'Scorpio' Remotely Operated Vehicle

    2:10 | Level 1 I ROV

  29. Maquette for Piper Alpha Memorial

    2:53 | Level 3 I Life Offshore

  30. Representation of Ships

    0:54 | Aberdeen Maritime Museum

  31. The Schip - Votive and Church Ship Model

    2:01 | Level 1 I Provost Ross's House I Picture Gallery

  32. French Prisoner of War Bone Model Man O'war Ship

    1:37 | Level 2 I Provost Ross's House I Clippers Gallery

Featured artworks

Currach Paddle

Triumphal Arch Crown

The Herring Fleet Leaving the Dee, Aberdeen

Ship's Bell From Fishery Research Vessel 'Sir William Hardy'