Blairs Museum

Welcome to Blairs Museum ... housed in part of the former national junior seminary, Blairs Museum offers a unique insight into Scotland's Catholic history and heritage with spectacular collections spanning more than 500 years. Select from the links below find out more.

Blairs Museum closed for the season on 19 October 2014. We are, of course, open by arrangement at any time.

The Collection

The Collection

Blairs Museum is home to a magnificent collection of paintings, church textiles, sacred silver and Jacobite memorabilia belonging to the Scottish Roman Catholic Church.

Events

Events

Blairs Museum holds events and activities throughout the year including exhibitions and concerts. 

The Future of Blairs

The Future of Blairs

In 1986 Blairs College closed due to falling numbers and economic circumstances. Muir Group later bought the College and want to return it to its former glory by re-developing the prestigious listed buildings complex.

The College

The College

Blairs College was the national seminary for young students considering a calling to the priesthood. Established in 1829 it closed in 1986. Visit the museum and learn more about the story of the college.

The Chapel

The Chapel

The beauty of St. Mary's Chapel makes a lasting impression - absorb the peace and tranquility as part of your visit.

Learning

Learning

At Blairs Museum we provide opportunities for all visitors to learn from our unique collections. We can offer activities for schools, families, adult learners and specialist groups.

Blairs Museum Video

Blairs VideoFind out about life as a boy at Blairs - watch a clip of the Blairs Museum video.

 

 

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Opening Times (April to October)
Saturdays, Sundays and Local Holiday Mondays 2-5 pm

Visitors are very welcome outwith these times and throughout the year, by arrangement at a time to suit you.
Group visits can include a guided tour and refreshments.

va Admission Charges
Adult: £3.50
Concessions: £2.50
Family ticket: £6.00
Children (under 16): £1.00
Children (under 8): free

Full wheelchair access Full wheelchair access

Charity No. SCO 20416