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St Salvator's Mace

St Salvator's Mace

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Archery medal

Silver Archery medals

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Opie painting - Death of Archbishop Sharpe

The Murder of Archbishop Sharpe by John Opie

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The great astrolabe

The Great Astrolabe

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Nansons flag

Norwegian Flag owned by Fridtjof Nansen

On display in the One World exhibition.


The Museum of the University of St Andrews (MUSA) displays to the public some of the treasures from the University's collection of over 112,000 artefacts.

The museum has four galleries, a 'Learning Loft' and a viewing terrace with panoramic views over St Andrews Bay.

Cabinet of curiosities


What is there to do?

MUSA building

Hiring MUSA

Hiring MUSA for events

Carnegie portrait


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Information for schools

Information for Tour Groups

Tour Groups

Information for Tour Groups


Search the Museum collections

Opening times

1 November - 31st March

Thursday - Sunday: 12 noon - 4pm

1st April - 31st October

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 12 noon - 4pm

Admission free of charge

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What's on

Electro-magnificent Science, Saturday 1 -1:45 pm (Ages 3 -6),  2-3 pm (Ages 7-12),  **FREE but booking essential**

Parasites Tour, Saturday 11 -12 pm, Free tour of BELL PETTIGREW MUSEUM

Out of the Box, Springtime,  Sunday 1 - 3 pm,  Free drop in activity for all ages

Museum of the University of St Andrews, 7a The Scores, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AR

T: 01334 46 1660