Tain Through Time


Tower Street, Tain, Ross-shire, IV19 1DY

    Tain Through Time visitor centre presents the rich history of Easter Ross, including medieval royal Pilgrimages to Tain.

    Tain Through Time is a fascinating Highland museum and visitor centre set in the grounds of the beautiful medieval church of St Duthac. Explore the history of Pilgrimages and local life from prehistoric times to the more recent past. Take an audio tour through the church and ancient Royal Burgh. See the extensive collection of rare Tain Silver. A warm welcome is extended to all, particularly Rosses returning to the Clan homeland.


    4 Visitor Attraction
    Assisted wheelchair access
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015


    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Payment Methods

    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking
    • German Speaking

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Tain station walk towards the town centre up Station Road and Castle Brae. There is an entrance to Tain Through Time near the top of Castle Brae about 5 minutes from the station.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Inverness Airport take A96 towards Inverness then A9 north. Tain is about 40 miles from Inverness off the A9.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Nigg jetty take the minor road through Arabella to the A9 roundabout. Turn north on to the A9. Tain is about 4 miles north just off the main road and about 11 miles altogether from Nigg.

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