The Skerryvore Lighthouse Museum

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Lower Square, Hynish, Isle Of Tiree, Argyll & Bute, PA77 6UG

    Visit the Story of Skerryvore Lighthouse exhibition to find out how the heroic engineers and keepers built and maintained Scotland's tallest lighthouse, Skerryvore, on one of Britain's most dangerous rocks, over 10 nautical miles out to sea.

    This exhibition records the fascinating account of the hazardous Skerryvore reef and the design and construction of the lighthouse by Alan Stevenson, uncle of Robert Louis Stevenson. It features unique examples of industrial archaeology, a scale model of the lighthouse and interpretation material of general and educational interest.
     
    The property was restored by the Hebridean Trust (www.hebrideantrust.org) and the visitor donations contribute towards the future maintenance. The Hebridean Trust Limited (known as The Hebridean Trust) is a charity registered in Scotland (SC038956) and in England and Wales (285629). The Hebridean Trust Limited is a Company Limited by Guarantee No. 1653639 and registered at 194 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 7NQ
     

     

    Opening Times
    Opening Times 2015
    1 May 2015 - 30 Sep 2015

    Opening by arrangement during Low Season

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