Nairn Museum

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Since 1858 Nairn Museum has fascinated generations of visitors and locals alike of all ages. Located in a Georgian House set in parkland, the museum tells the story of Nairnshire and the families who had lived and worked in burgh or country.

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Opening hours

March - October: Mon-Sat, 10am - 4.30pm

Closed: Sundays

Admission charges

Adult £2.00
Child 50p
Family Ticket £4.00 (2 Adult + 2 Children)

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Medicine, Personalities, Social History

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Bring an adult to the Museum

  • 13 — 15 May 2016

The local school children of Nairn are regular visitors to Nairn Museum and this Festival of Museums it is time for their parents and carers to get a chance to enjoy what is on offer. Come along to see the The History of Cawdor exhibition, take part in a quiz and see more unusual artefacts stored in the vaults! An opportunity for all the local schoolchildren who visit regularly, or those who haven't been yet, to bring a parent or carer to see what they have seen and enjoy some added attractions brought out just for this weekend.


Nairn Museum
Viewfield House
Viewfield Drive
IV12 4EE




01667 456791


01667 458533

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