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Aberdeen is Scotland's third most populous city. Nicknames include the Granite City, the Grey City and the Silver City with the Golden Sands. Traditionally, Aberdeen was home to fishing, textile mills, shipbuilding and paper making. These industries have been largely replaced with the electronics design and development industry, research in agriculture and fishing and the oil industry.

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Gordon Highlanders

Gordon Highlanders Museum

The Gordon Highlanders Museum is a 5-star Visit Scotland Attraction based in the west end of Aberdeen, Scotland. It is committed to preserving and sharing the legacy of the world-famous Gordon Highlanders regiment for future generations to enjoy.

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Maritime Museum

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

The museum is situated on the historic Shiprow in the heart of the city, near the harbour. The museum tells the story of the city's long relationship with the North Sea. Collections cover shipbuilding, fast sailing ships, fishing and port history, and displays on the North Sea oil industry.

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His Majestys Theatre

His Majesty's Theatre is the largest theatre in north-east Scotland, seating more than 1,400. The theatre is sited on Rosemount Viaduct, opposite the city's Union Terrace Gardens.After a National Lottery grant was awarded in 1999, the theatre was the subject of a refurbishment and extension. The new glass-fronted box office, café and restaurant was designed by City Architect Trevor Smith, who also designed the award-winning Aberdeen Maritime Museum.

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Aberdeen Art Gallery

Aberdeen Art Gallery
is the main visual arts exhibition space in the cityThe permanent collection including works by 18th century British artists including Henry Raeburn, William Hogarth, Allan Ramsay and Joshua Reynolds, and 20th century artists including Paul Nash and Francis Bacon, the Post-Impressionists and the Scottish Colourists as well as applied arts and crafts.

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Codonas

Codona's  

Codona's Amusement Park is family run amusement park established by the Codonas Family in 1969 and is currently ran by the third generation of the family. It is situated adjacent to the Aberdeen Beach and Queens Links on the coast of the North Sea.