Gairloch Heritage Museum

Gairloch Heritage Museum
Achtercairn
Gairloch
Highland
IV21 2BP
Scotland

Website

www.gairlochheritagemuseum.org

See our website for details of forthcoming exhibitions and events.

http://www.gairlochheritagemuseum.org/events.html

E-mail

info@gairlochheritagemuseum.org

Telephone

01445 712287

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Salmon coble at Gairloch Heritage Museum
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An award-winning museum with displays recreating a croft house interior, schoolroom, village shop, parlour and others. We house one of only two pictish stones found on the West coast mainland of Scotland. Also on display is the Fresnel lens from Rhu Reidh lighthouse, one of the largest lens assembled by the Northern Lighthouse Board. There are lots of fun hands-on activities and quizzes for children and adults.

Venue Type:

Museum, Archive

Opening hours

April-October
Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00
Sat 11:00-15:00
Closed: Sundays
November-March by appointment.

Admission charges

Adults £4.00
Senior Citizens/Students £3.00
Children £1.00
Group rates available

Discounts

  • Museums Association
Getting there

From Inverness, take the A9 to the roundabout at Tore, follow the A835 to Garve and then the A832 to Gairloch. The journey takes around 1hr 45mins.

From Ullapool, take the A835 to the junction at Braemore and then the A832 to Gairloch. The journey takes around 1hr 30mins.

The museum is at the junction of the A832 and the B8031 in the centre of Gairloch.

Social history objects and archives from Gairloch Parish. Archaeology, geology and natural history of the area.

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Costume and Textiles, Maritime, Music, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Social History

Getting there

From Inverness, take the A9 to the roundabout at Tore, follow the A835 to Garve and then the A832 to Gairloch. The journey takes around 1hr 45mins.

From Ullapool, take the A835 to the junction at Braemore and then the A832 to Gairloch. The journey takes around 1hr 30mins.

The museum is at the junction of the A832 and the B8031 in the centre of Gairloch.

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