St Andrews Museum

St Andrews Museum
Kinburn House
Kinburn Park
Doubledykes Road
St Andrews
KY16 9DP




01334 412690


01334 412691

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St Andrews Museum is situated in a beautiful Victorian mansion within the grounds of Kinburn Park. Within the shop there is space for displaying a range of arts and crafts which we are happy to sell, on a commission basis, on behalf of the artist - please ask the staff for further information.

The museum is home to the 'Cafe in the Park' selling homemade food during Museum opening hours.

The long term display, St Andrews A-Z, is housed in the downstairs gallery. This tells the story of the history of St Andrews through star objects and images from the Museum's collections. The upstairs Kinburn Gallery features a programme of changing temporary exhibitions on a wide variety of topics.There is a programme of events and activities throughout the year.

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Opening hours

April to September: 10:00 to 17:00 daily
October to March: 10:30 to 16:00 daily

Admission charges


Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Music, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
image of DNA helix

I am Unique

  • 17 May 2014 10am-4pm

If all DNA means to you is CSI-type folks in white coats, come along to St Andrews and find out about what makes you unique! Experts from Dundee Science Centre will guide you through the world of molecules and helixes in this interactive, science based workshop. You’ll even have a once in a lifetime experience to create a truly unique and personal necklace using your very own DNA to take home with you!

Suitable for

  • Any age