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Museum of Communication

KY3 9AA Burntisland, Great Britain (UK) (Scotland)

Address 131 High Street
Floor area unfortunately not known yet  
Museum typ Exhibition
Radio and Kommunication in general
  • Typewriter, calculating and coding
  • TV and image recording
  • Wire- & tape recording
  • Record players with pick up
  • Radios (Broadcast receivers)
  • Transmitting and Studio technique
  • Telephone / Telex
  • Computer / Informatic
  • Morse technology
  • Gramophone (no electrical sound transmission)
  • Radar
  • Amateur Radio / Military & Industry Radio
  • Electrical Applications

Opening times
October - April: Wednesday and Saturday afternoons. Just ring the doorbell!
18 May - 28 Sept. Wednesdays and Saturdays: 11 - 4 pm and other times by arrangement

Status from 01/2013
We don't know the fees.

Tel.:+44-1592-87 48 36  eMail:enquiries  

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Location / Directions
N56.059334° W3.233917°N56°3.56004' W3°14.03502'N56°3'33.6024" W3°14'2.1012"

By car: from the Forth Road Bridge and A/M90 take the A921 through Aberdour or the A92 and A909. From the East Neuk of Fife and Kirkcaldy, take the coastal route A921.

By train: there are frequent Fife Circle services from Edinburgh and Kirkcaldy. Change at Kirkcaldy from Aberdeen trains.

By bus: there are regular bus services from Kirkcaldy, Inverkeithing and Dunfermline.
The Museum is about 300 metres from both the Public Car Park and the Railway Station.

Some example model pages for sets you can see there:

D: Grundig Radio- TK24 (1959-62)
GB: Brunswick Ltd., Cliftophone Portable (1925??)
GB: Ekco, E.K.Cole Ltd.; AD 36 (1935)
GB: Bush Radio; London TV22 (1950)
GB: Fidelity Radio Ltd.; RAD12 (1968)


The Museum collection traces the development of communication from the pre-electric era to the present day. We can only display a small fraction of it at any time. This virtual exhibition allows you to browse through some of our more interesting artefacts.

The collection includes
1. Telephone instruments and exchanges
2. All types of radio receiving and transmitting equipment
3. All types of audio equipment
4. Domestic television and video equipment
5. Professional television cameras (B&W and colour) and studio equipment
6. Early experimental radar
7. ICT equipment
8. Military communications equipment
9. An extensive technical library of scientific literature and related documentation

It represents what may prove to be the prehistory of the Age of Electronic Communication, into which our post-industrial society is being rapidly propelled. presents here one of the many museum pages. We try to bring data for your direct information about all that is relevant. In the list (link above right) you find the complete listing of museums related to "Radio & Co." we have information of. Please help us to be complete and up to date by using the contact form above.



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