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Portsoy, Salmon Bothy

18 September 2021 (online)

19 September 2021 (online)

Aberdeenshire

Opened in 2009 after extensive renovation, this historic museum is housed in what was the three ice chambers of the Bothy. It tells the story of the history of Portsoy's harbour and its associated industries, as well as the history of the salmon fishing in Portsoy. The little Bothy displays the authentic living quarters of the seasonal salmon fishers, which can be viewed virtually through their website.

 

Digital Resources

Portsoy Bothy Virtual Tour

Opened in 2009 after extensive renovation, this historic museum is housed in what was the three ice chambers of the Bothy. It tells the story of the history of Portsoy's harbour and its associated industries, as well as the history of the salmon fishing in Portsoy. The little Bothy displays the authentic living quarters of the seasonal salmon fishers.

Go on a virtual guided tour!
Facilities

Key Information

Architect: Unknown

Building Date: 1834

Exhibition of photographs from the Bodie Collection

Address
  • Salmon Bothy
  • Links Road
  • Portsoy
  • AB45 2SS