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Newhaven Heritage Museum

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Pier Place, City of Edinburgh, EH6 4LP


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Newhaven Heritage Museum, Edinburgh, United Kingdom : Reviews of Newhaven Heritage Museum - Yahoo! Travel
This small museum celebrates the local history and culture of the fishing port of Newhaven, situated to the west of Leith docks on the outskirts of the city. Ther...

Newhaven Heritage Museum, Leith - IgoUgo Reviews
What was it like to live in the tightly-knit fishing community at Newhaven, and to earn a living as a fishwife or a fisherman braving the sea? Newhaven Heritage Museum, situated in the historic fish market overlooking the picturesque Newhaven Harbour, brings the past to life. The story of the villag...

iExplore Community: Newhaven,%20a%20village%20in%20the%20city. - Edinburgh, Scotland
The low red building on the quayside was once the Harry Ramsden fish restaurant, but is now the home of the Newhaven Heritage Museum. This is an excellent little museum, with free entry, that tells the story of Newhaven from a bustling fishing port to the present day. The local pople had an incredib...

The City of Edinburgh Council - Newhaven Heritage Museum
The museum traces the distinctive customs, traditions and costumes of this maritime community from its beginnings as the naval dockyard that built the ‘Great Michael’ (1507 – 1511) the mighti...

Newhaven - The Newhaven Heritage Museum
The museum contains old photographs, fishwives' costumes for children to dress in, historical objects, documents, a video of the history of Newhaven, and chance to chat to th...

Newhaven Heritage Museum on AboutBritain.com
Discover the origins of Newhaven as a naval dockyard, building between 1507 and 1511 the 'Great Michael', the mightiest ship of its time. Listen to the voices of Newhaven people, hear their songs, and watch a video on the development of the community. Learn about their trade, customs and sup...

Scotland.com - Newhaven Heritage Museum | Scotland
like no other. It is situated in the Newhaven Fish Market which is rich in heritage and is a living reminder of the lives that the fishing community, both men and women, led. The Newhaven Harbour used to be a naval dockyard and it is here where the greatest ship of that time period was constructed b...

Visitscotland Newhaven Heritage Museum Edinburgh - Other Districts Museum Welcome
The story of Newhaven fishing village and its people is told through reconstructed sets of fishwives and fishermen, historic objects and photographs and first hand accounts...

Newhaven Heritage Museum | Tourist Attraction in Edinburgh - Newhaven Heritage Museum
The tourist attraction Newhaven Heritage Museum can be found in Edinburgh, UK. Everything you need to know to get to Newhaven Heritage Museum, including a printable map to Newhaven Heritage Museum, phone number, and street address of Newhaven Heritage Museum. You can also find the opening hours for ...

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