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Blairs Museum



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South Deeside Road
Blairs
Aberdeen
Aberdeenshire
AB12 5YQ

The Collection

Blairs Museum has a stunning collection of fine and decorative art spanning more than 500 years. Highlights include rare protraits of Mary Queen of Scots and the Stuart family, Jacobite memorabilia,sacred silver and gold and beautiful embroidered church textiles. Why not come and discover the secrets of this important collection and enjoy the peaceful surroundings!

The College

Blairs Museum is set in part of the former Blairs College. Blairs was a training school for young students considering a calling to the priesthood. Established in 1829 it closed in 1986. Visit the museum and learn more about the story of the College, the personalities behind it and what life was like for the boys of Blairs!

The Chapel

The beauty of St. Mary's Chapel never fails to make a lasting impression and is most definately worth a visit! Visitors are welcome to absorb the peace and tranquillity of the old College chapel as part of their visit to Blairs Museum. St. Mary's Chapel is still in active use today and continues to serve a lively growing parish.

Activities and Events

Blairs Museum hold events and activities throughout the year for all ages and interests:

We are hoping to have a tea room in operation this year.

  • Temporary Exhibitions

  • Concerts

  • Family Activity Days

  • Guided Tours

  • Museum Shop

    Schools and Groups

    We offer tailored tours for school and group visits throughout the year to fit with your specific requirements. Advanced booking required.

    Full Wheelchair Access.

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  • Directions

    The museum is situated just 5 miles from the City of Aberdeen, with free car and coach parking on site.

    Blairs Museum Postcode for SatNav: AB12 5YQ

    Contact

     
    Tel:
    +44 (0)1224 863 767
    Fax:
    +44 (0)1224 863 764
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