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Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum Review

The 18th-century weaver's cottage where Carnegie was born in 1835 is now the Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum. Don't be misled by the cottage's simple exterior—inside it opens into a larger hall, where documents, photographs, and artifacts relate Carnegie's fascinating life story. You can learn such obscure details as the claim that Carnegie was one of only three men in the United States then able to translate Morse code by ear as it came down the wire.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Moodie St., Dunfermline, KY12 7PL
  • Phone: 01383/724302
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Mar.–Nov., Mon.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. 2–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Dunfermline
Updated: 10-11-2013

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