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Pirate Takeover

| Scottish Maritime Museum | Irvine
11:00AM - 4:00PM

Adults £7.50 Concessions £5.50, Children Free (up to a maximum of three per adult)

Arrrrrr mateys! The Scottish Maritime Museum will be hosting a pirate themed weekend as part of Festival of Museums.

Families can see the museum taken over by pirate related activities, including face painting, a pirate themed trail, pirate origami and even an inflatable pirate ship! Visit in full pirate costume and staff will put a piratical twist on the usual talks and tour provided throughout the day.

Most activities will be included in the normal admission to the museum (3 children enter free with every adult), with small costs attached to the face painting and craft activities.

More Information via The Scottish Maritime Museum

Pirates, Panto Dames & the Mystery of Time Travel

This event is part of the Pirates, Panto Dames & the Mystery of Time Travel day out itinerary

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  • Accessible formats*
  • Accessible performances*
  • Accessible toilets
  • Baby changing
  • Café/catering
  • Carer’s discounts
  • Children’s play area
  • Dedicated seating
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled access with prior notice
  • Disabled parking
  • Gift shop
  • Parking
  • Public transport links
  • Toilets


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