Strachur Smiddy Museum And Craft Shop

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The Clachan, Strachur, Argyll, PA27 8DG

    Strachur Smiddy Museum and Craft Shop is located in the small parish of Strachur in the west side of Cowal in Argyle.

    The first recorded reference of the smiddy dates back to 1791 and has been repaired and restored as a working museum, with occasional demonstrations, and craft shop.

    The museum displays the original implements of the blacksmith and farrier trades. The museum is also accessible for disabled visitors.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    18 Apr 2015 - 30 Sep 2015

    Children

    • Children Welcome

    Domestic

    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Glasgow airport, follow A82 to Tarbet and then A83 over the Rest and Be Thankful. Before Cairndow village turn left on the A815, Strachur is 10 miles from this junction. Alternatively, ferry services operate from Gourock to Dunoon from the A815 lead to Strachur (18 miles).

    Getting there by ferry:- From Gourock take the ferry to Dunoon Ferry Terminal, A815 to Strachur (18 miles from Dunoon).

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