The Tolbooth Museum


The Tolbooth Museum is located in one of the oldest Aberdeen’s buildings, the museum has displays of the local history, development of crime and punishment, that happened through the years between the 17th and 18th century, still has the original doors and barred windows.

The museum is small in size however has a lot of history packed in it.

Admission: free

You can download the Museum Floor Plan Guide here: View Floor Plan

Opening HoursFacilitiesContact DetailsLocation

Opening Hours

Monday:10 am – 5 pm
Tuesday:10 am – 5 pm
Wednesday: 10 am – 5 pm
Thursday:10 am – 5 pm
Friday: 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 12 noon – 3 pm


No toilets or a cafe available within The Tolbooth Museum, However due to Aberdeen Maritime Museum being so close, you can use their facilities.

Contact Details

Tel: +44 (0) 1224 621167



The Tolbooth Museum
Castle Street
AB11 5BQ

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