Step back in time with the kids at Aberdeen's atmospheric Tolbooth Museum, one of the best-preserved 17th-century gaols in Scotland. Visit the gaol cells an
Castle Street, Aberdeen
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Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
Step back in time with the kids at Aberdeen’s atmospheric Tolbooth Museum, one of the best-preserved 17th-century gaols in Scotland. Visit the gaol cells and see original doors, barred windows, the blade of Aberdeen’s guillotine and displays covering the development of crime and punishment over the centuries and learn about the treatment of prisoners and rebel Jacobites.
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