Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

State of the art interactive displays, weaving demonstrations,temporary exhibitions, children’s activities, a delightful café & garden, museum shop and a unique events space.

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

About Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum Moodie Street, Dunfermline KY12 7PL
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Come along and experience life in 19th century Dunfermline and what it was like to emigrate to America with just a few possessions. Discover how Andrew Carnegie became the richest man in the world and father of modern philanthropy, supporting the founding of internationally renowned landmarks such as the Carnegie Hall in New York, the Peace Palace in The Hague and Mount Wilson Observatory in California.

State-of-the-art interactive games, surprising displays, weaving demonstrations, children’s activities, a delightful garden and our little gift shop ensure that the museum is a fascinating and informative place to visit for the whole family. And best of all:

Admission is FREE!
We look forward to meeting you!

Upcoming Events at Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Carnegie Creators: Summer Family Programme

Carnegie Creators: Summer Family Programme

24th July 2019
Join in and become a Carnegie Creator by taking part in our hands-on activities, interactive sessions and crafts sessions every Wednesday in July!
Carnegie Creators: Summer Family Programme

Carnegie Creators: Summer Family Programme

31st July 2019
Join in and become a Carnegie Creator by taking part in our hands-on activities, interactive sessions and crafts sessions every Wednesday in July!

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