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Great little museum

Great little MUSEUM, very informative about Bo'Ness and Kinneil house, in a fantastic location... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
shirleyfosterg
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Stirling, United Kingdom
Interesting Little Museum

Wanted to see as much as possible about the Antonine Wall on this trip to Scotland,and this little... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
BristolTennessee
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Bristol, Tennessee
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1 week ago
“Great little museum”
24 May 2018
“Interesting Little Museum”
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Kinneil Museum in the 17th century stable block of Kinneil House is the information centre for Kinneil Estate. 2,000 Years of History tells the story of the park from Roman times to the present day. A short walk from the museum takes visitors to the...more
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Duchess Anne Cottages | Kinneil Estate, Bo'ness EH51 0PR, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little MUSEUM, very informative about Bo'Ness and Kinneil house, in a fantastic location where you can spend a lot of time here going round the Estate, Kinneil House is only open a few days a year. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank shirleyfosterg
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Wanted to see as much as possible about the Antonine Wall on this trip to Scotland,and this little museum has some interesting information. Duty staff member, Lynda, was very helpful, especially with the video system, which had several fascinating subjects to watch. As we have...More

1  Thank BristolTennessee
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Although small, this free museum has some interesting exhibitions on the history of Bo'ness, with sections on the Romans and the industries such as mining that made Bo'ness the town it is today. There are some unusual artefacts and there are displays on the local...More

1  Thank Harvey P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a beautiful woodland area not just for walking the dog but just for having a leisurely walk round the beautiful wood land the museum is very interesting will only take ten mins and its free entry.apart from that a quiet area of the...More

1  Thank stuhog
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We visited Kinneil house and museum and were warmly welcomed by the staff member on duty. The museum is small but with a number if interesting displays about the House, local history, the local area and wildlife.

Thank bdon257
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

A small but interesting museum with two interesting Roman sections. Roman fortlet nearby. Also ruin of James Watt's workshop.

1  Thank KathrynBlue
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Quiet place Very helpful staff. Interesting information and nice walk beside it around Kinnell house. Free as well.

1  Thank Turner62
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Companion to Kinneil House, this little free museum gives you tons of info and has lovely artefacts. Roman camp, ruined church, lost mediaval village... this place has it all

1  Thank Bruno B
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I wish there were more museums like this. It is warm and welcoming and you get a real feel for the history of the locality.

Thank Colin413
Reviewed 4 November 2015

This little museum is enjoyable to look around and the staff are always friendly and chatty, and know the subject too. The history of Bo'ness is all here, way back and recent. The first time I visited I didn't have time to see it all,...More

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