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Signal Tower Museum

Ladyloan, Arbroath DD11 1PU, Scotland
+44 1241 435329
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A fantastic place to visit, suitable for all ages

I'm so glad we decided to go in here, I had expected it to be a bit tiresome but I couldn't of been... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
judith048
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Brechin, United Kingdom
Interesting

Very interesting lovely on a nice day , educational for the kids ,worth a visit on the beach front .

Reviewed 1 week ago
baligirl77
,
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Ladyloan, Arbroath DD11 1PU, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm so glad we decided to go in here, I had expected it to be a bit tiresome but I couldn't of been more wrong. The history of the lighthouse and the lighthouse keepers was really interesting, there was a lot of reading but also...More

Thank judith048
kirsten c, Manager at Signal Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Judith, thanks for your review. we are glad you enjoyed your visit and found plenty of interesting information to keep you occupied. we look forward to seeing you again and hope you find your second visit as interesting and informative as the first.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting lovely on a nice day , educational for the kids ,worth a visit on the beach front .

Thank baligirl77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now a museum mainly about the Bell Rock Lighthouse and fishing community of Arbroath. It also has a room with mockup of the lighthouse. Very interesting story of the construction in 1806 of th Bellrock Lighthouse and worth avisit.

Thank watchman38
Reviewed 15 June 2017

even for a local resident the signal tower museum still amazes and full of history it is worth a visit

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The Signal Tower Was originally the shore base for the Bell Rock Lighthouse (the world's oldest sea-washed lighthouse) visible on a clear day just over 11 miles out to sea. Appropriately, the museum is largely given over to the story of the Bell Rock and...More

1  Thank Inchcaper
kirsten c, Manager at Signal Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thankyou Inchcaper for your positive review. We hope to see you in the museum again soon.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

This tower deals with several aspects of Arbroath Life gone bye and today life. In days gone bye the building of The Bell Rock Lighthouse out at sea and the rigours of life of the keepers when \bad weather prevents from being relieved. The days...More

1  Thank 780salmonman
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Visited here for 90 minutes or so and the lady made us very welcome. Looked round the interesting exhibits pertaining to the Signal Tower and Bell Rock Lighthouse which the lady then helped us pick out in the distance. Good postcards for sale. All in...More

Thank DB812014
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Fascinating and well presented history of the bell rock lighthouse. Loads of artefacts, story boards, models, pictures and videos. Plus a helpful lady to answer questions. Activities and quizzes for younger visitors. Spend as long as you like. Plus it's free!

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Always try to go in with my little brother so he can see a little bit of History. We always try to make a day of it. It is better with the layout it is now.

Thank Chazz0554
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum. Good for a rainy day and to kill an hour. Very friendly staff. Little activities for the kids too.

Thank wigbhoy
kirsten c, Manager at Signal Tower Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks wigbhoy for your response, we are glad the children enjoyed our activities.

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