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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

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Opening times

1 November - 31st March

Thursday - Sunday: 12 noon - 4pm

**MUSA will be closed on Saturday 16th December for a private event.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused**

**MUSA will be closed from Monday 18th December - Thursday 4th January inclusive for the Festive Period**

1st April - 31st October

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

Admission free of charge

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What's on

Join us for the launch of our new digital resources, Wednesday 13th December, 3pm-5pm, drop-in, free, refreshments provided.

** MUSA will be CLOSED on SATURDAY 16th DECEMBER for a private event.  We will be open as usual on Sunday 17th December**


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

T: 01334 46 1660