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Vacancy: Museum Director

We are looking to appoint a new Director to lead the museum with imagination and energy at a time of change, challenge and opportunity.

Behind the Scenes - Artwork Project

Blog post by student volunteer Tabitha Saunders describing her work on the Museum’s artwork collection.

The Long Haul: a generational study of fishing in the East Neuk

Photography, film and audio by Liam Dickson of Scotland ReDistilled.

Merchant's Room : Jim Armstrong

Merchant's Room : Jim Armstrong

02 August 2023 - 02 October 2023

Big Skies, Crashing Waves and Picturesque Harbour Villages in the East Neuk

HRH the Princess Royal Visits the Scottish Fisheries Museum

Her Royal Highness visited the Museum to mark completion of the £1million, five-year conservation of Reaper, the last of the great First-Class Scottish Herring Luggers, and tour the newly developed Whaling and Zulu galleries.

Merchant's Room : East Neuk Life. Not Now, But Then

We’re delighted to welcome, for the first time, artist Iain Green to our Merchant’s Room gallery for an exhibition this July,

Cool, Calm and Collections

Cool, Calm and Collections

15 July 2023 - 29 October 2023

An exhibition revealing some beautiful art works from the museum’s collection capturing the mood and tones of the coastline and seas surrounding Scotland.

Visit the Reaper

Visit the Reaper

12 July 2023 - 03 September 2023

Climb aboard the Reaper, open Wednesday to Sunday throughout the summer in Anstruther Harbour.

Whaler's Memory Bank

New project launched to capture memories of Scottish whaling communities.

Volunteer Week Scotland 2023 - Meet Mike

It’s Volunteer Week and we want to give a shout out to our fabulous volunteers! Thank you to all volunteers who help with all aspects of the museum’s work.

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