Painting of Jessie Hughes "The Fisher Lass" by John McGhie, 1933

Scottish Fisheries Museum

Contact Details


The Scottish Fisheries Museum preserves, collects and interprets the material evidence relating to fishing for the education and enjoyment of the public.  We have permanent and temporary exhibitions, events and activities associated with fishing heritage.

We also have opportunities for volunteering and participation in a wide range of areas of the museum's activities.  Contact us of visit our website for full listings of what's on at the moment.

Meeting Place

Scottish Fisheries Museum

St Ayles



KY10 3AB


April - September:

Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 5.30pm

Sunday: 11.00am - 5.00pm


October - March:

Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 4.30pm

Sunday: 12noon - 4.30pm 

Affiliated Organisations

  • Museums Association
  • Scottish Museums Council
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