Museum opening times during the illumination Festival

Opening hours during illumination: Harbour Festival of LightRead more

HRH the Princess Royal Presents Award to Scottish Maritime Museum Volunteer Photographer

National Award for Capturing Milestone Move of Spartan and CarolaRead more

'Nessie' Comes to Town ....

illumination Lantern Parade set to bring magic, mystery and mythology to Irvine HarboursideRead more

illumination Light Trail Hits High Note

Feast for the senses as illumination: Harbour Festival of Light brings unique Illumaphonium to IrvineRead more

illumination Spectacular Goes Steampunk!

Scottish Maritime Museum unveils brand new Light, Fire & Aerial Art SpectacularRead more

illumination: Harbour Festival of Light

'Ayshire's Winter Light Spectacular returns with added sparkle and some giant Kelp!Read more

Shipyard Exhibition by Lachlan Goudie

Extraordinary exhibition capturing the modern Scottish shipyard.Read more

FREE ‘thank you’ entry for National Lottery players

December fun at the Scottish Maritime Museum. Thanks to the National Lottery!Read more

Curator of Art Scoops UK National Award

Fiona Greer, Curator of Art, has been recognised by the UK-wide Robert Logan Award 2017.Read more

Cultural Event of the Year Award

Another award for our illumination : Harbour Festival of Light as we scoop Cultural Event of the Year at the Scottish Event Awards 2017.Read more

Skylark IX

Scottish Maritime Museum helps raise funds for restoration of extraordinary Dunkirk rescue boat 'Skylark IX'.Read more