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illumination : Harbour Festival of Light -  Temporary Closure of the Museum in Irvine 

The Scottish Maritime Museum is delighted to stage illumination Harbour Festival of Light once again, Thursday 30 November - Sunday 3 December.

As one of the festival highlights, the illumination Light Fire & Aerial Art Spectacular, takes place in the Linthouse, the Museum will be closed to general visits from 

Monday 27th November reopening on Tuesday 5th December. 

The Museum’s Boatshop will be open daily from 10am as usual and, during illumination, will stay open until 9pm.

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Kids go free!

Up to 3 children go FREE with every paying adult

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Irvine Museum

Explore the historic Linthouse and Harbourside

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Dumbarton Museum

Discover the world’s longest surviving ship testing tank

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School visits to museum

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Our Vessels

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Group Visits

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Public Call for Artworks

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