Hugh Miller's Birthplace Cottage and Museum


Church Street, Cromarty, Ross-shire, IV11 8XA

    Here in this thatched cottage built c1698 by his great-grandfather was born Hugh Miller, on 10 October, 1802.

    Miller rose to international acclaim as a geologist, editor and writer. The furnished cottage contains an exhibition and video on his life and work. To the rear is a Scottish wild garden of colourful native plants, redesigned to reflect Millers own love of nature.

    A reading room has been opened, offering visitors the chance to browse at leisure among Millers works. New artworks on display include a tapestry, sculpture and silver medallion.
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    Green Tourism Silver
    Opening Times
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Apr 2015 - 31 Oct 2015

    1 April to 30 September, daily 12-5
    1 October to 31 October, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 12-5


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