Musselburgh Museum Opening on 1st April

The Musselburgh Museum is to open on 1st April 2011 at 65 High Street, Musselburgh. The work is nearing completion and is scheduled to be completed soon.

The museum has a specially designed, modern exhibition room showing the history of Musselburgh from its earliest days in Prehistoric times, through Roman settlement and medieval upheaval, to its fame as a thriving fishing harbour and valuable industrial site during World War II. Come and find out more! There will also be school visits and activities – visit this website for all the latest news and events.

Musselburgh Museum Committee was established as a small voluntary heritage group in 1985 to record, collect and preserve this proud history. As a Scottish registered charity (SC003967), the Committee’s goal was the establishment of a permanent museum in the town, now achieved.

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