Museum Of The Cumbraes


Garrison House, College Street, Millport, Isle Of Cumbrae, KA28 0DG

    Explore the unique history of Millport and the islands of Great and Little Cumbrae at the Museum of the Cumbraes through a mix of permanent exhibits and temporary displays.

    The Museum of the Cumbraes is located within the magnificent Garrison House, which was built in 1745. Objects on display highlight the island's fascinating history and include: the Goldie ethnography collection, diaries of Mary Ann Wodrow, and  a 4000 year-old stone cist.  Separate School Room display in the courtyard. 

    4 Museum
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Open 9-5 daily, Sunday 10.00 - 16.00


    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site


    • 24hr CCTV


    • On Public Transport Route


    • Public Toilet Facilities


    • Waterfront Location Situated opposite promenade

    Public Transport Directions

    Travel to the island via the ferry at Largs. A bus meets the ferry and stops in front of Garrison House in Millport. By car, turn left at the ferry terminal exit and follow the coast road round to the town. Enter from College street  entrance.

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    Access to Public Areas (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to :
      • a public toilet
      • a public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair


    • Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for visitors with limited mobility
      • all routes
    • There is an audible alarm system
    • Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility


    • Staff who have contact with visitors have disability awareness training

    Cafeteria / Restaurant

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to the :
      • cafeteria


    • The route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is :
      • with a ramp
    • Parking provided for visitors
      • Parking on site

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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