Glencoe & North Lorn Folk Museum


Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum Main Street, Glencoe, Highland, PH49 4HS

    Housed in traditional 18th century thatched cottages, the Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum provides a rich insight the history of Glencoe area and its people.

    A small, traditional and personal museum, Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum takes an unrivalled and personal look at the history of a small area of Highland Scotland. The museum’s collections include Jacobite relics, costumes, toys and domestic utensils all from the Glencoe area. Some of the most fascinating treasures include weapons found in the thatched roofs of local houses, concealed after the Glencoe massacre for more than 200 years.

    The museum hosts an annual exhibition and various events throughout the season, including demonstrations of old games, trades and hobbies.

    The Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum is an ideal place to spend a few hours and pick up a true flavour of traditional life and work in the Highlands of past times.


    2 Museum
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    2 Apr 2016 - 27 Oct 2016

    Open from Easter to October, Monday to Saturday 10:00am to 4:30pm. During low season opening times may vary.

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop

    Special Requirements

    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pets Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome

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