Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline

4.8
#2 of 23 in Museums in Fife
Andrew Carnegie was a weaver's son who became the richest man in the world and gave his wealth away for the benefit of mankind. The birthplace of modern philanthropy, the museum tells his inspiring story which is still relevant today.

With colourful graphics, interactive displays, weaving demonstrations, temporary exhibitions, education programme, children's activities, delightful cafe, shop and garden and unique events space, the museum has something for everyone.

Find us also on Twitter: @carnegiemuseum

and Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/carnegiemuseum/

The Museum is closed until 1 March 2014.

However, special arrangements can be made for any groups wishing to visit the museum in winter. Please phone or e-mail the Museum for details
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  • Great museum, fascinating story of an amazing man. Ace guide Ronnie, made our visit even more interesting. Thanks for a memorable few hours, it flew by.  more »
  • excellent bit of history to go visit the story behind one of the richest men in the world is astonishing. it's a short tour but lots of information and fun stuff to see. would recommend to anyone  more »
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  • Very interesting place, lots local history. Well worth a visit. Nice friendly staff
  • Go! It's free and a great history of this amazing man.
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