The Tolbooth Museum

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Temporarily closed to the public

The Tolbooth Museum is one of Aberdeen's oldest buildings and one of the best-preserved 17th century gaols in Scotland. It features displays on local history and the development of crime and punishment through the centuries. The Tolbooth Museum provides a unique experience in the form of its atmospheric 17th and 18th century cells, original doors and barred windows. Displays include the Maiden and the blade of Aberdeen's 17th century guillotine.

  • Opening Times

    Open All Year

    Temporarily closed to the public

    Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
    Sunday 12noon - 3pm

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