Getting here by road

Alford is located centrally in Aberdeenshire, 25 miles inland from Aberdeen on the A944. We are about 15 miles from Banchory and 25 miles from Braemar. Use AB33 8AE in your sat nav.  

Getting here by public transport

Stagecoach Bluebird now operate regular daily services to Alford, further details of routes and timetables can be found by clicking here 


The Museum & the Collections Centre buildings are 100% wheelchair accessible. The doors within the museum are fully accessible to wheelchairs.


Museum parking is extensive and free with several dedicated disabled spots. The car park also has several large spaces suitable for bus and coach parking.


There are male, female and accessible toilets within the museum. There is also a baby changing facility available.