Arts and culture attractions in the Highlands

Quick Finder

Search for Places

Search Accommodation

Room / Property
If booking self-catering accommodation please select 1 room/property for the total number of adults & children.
Advanced Search

Search What's On

Start Date
End Date

Search things to do


Search Food & Drink

  • Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum
    Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum
  • Old woman in historic dress cooks at an open hearth in the centre of a reconstruction of an old croft house
    The Highland Folk Museum, Newtonmore
  • A stone carving on display at the Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
    Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
  • The Skye Museum of Island Life
    The Skye Museum of Island Life

Discover the Highlands’ arts and culture attractions where you can see how the region’s ancient landscapes, fascinating history and vibrant culture have inspired the work of many talented people.

From the thriving city to peaceful towns and villages, you can explore a fantastic variety of arts centres, galleries, theatres and craft shops spread throughout the Highlands.

Visit Johnstons of Elgin and discover the history of Scottish cashmere, catch a show in the legendary Eden Court Theatre, or head to the Isle of Skye where you will find an artistic hub of local crafts people and a thriving arts scene. You will also find that some of the Highlands’ arts and culture attractions offer workshops, where you can embrace your creative side and make your very own piece of art.

Browse through the listings of arts and culture attractions in the Highlands and start planning your creative day out today.

Sort By:
69 results, currently showing 1 to 10
  1. Ferrycroft Visitor Centre


    Nature Centres & Reserves



    Ferrycroft is a Tourist Information and Heritage Centre with café, shop and toilets. There are games, displays and experiences for all ages. Admission is free.

  2. Gradings

    • 4 Visitor Attraction
    4 Visitor Attraction


    Timespan Heritage and Arts Centre is a museum of social and natural history, contemporary art gallery, archive, gift shop, herb garden and cafe.

  3. Clog And Craft Shop


    Arts & Crafts



    This small shop in Invermoriston near the banks of Loch Ness boasts an extensive array of handmade clogs, leather products and other goods.

  4. The Skye Shilasdair Shop


    Arts & Crafts


    • 4 Visitor Attraction
    4 Visitor Attraction


    Browse a marvelous array of hand knitted and naturally dyed garments and yarns at this excellent wool shop on the Isle of Skye.

  5. Green Tree Arts Studio


    Arts Centres



    Green Tree is an artistic hub, designed to foster creativity, support individuals and groups and promote talent. We provide temporary studio space, exhibition space with event promotion, artistic retreats, and creative workshops.

  6. Gradings


    View the stunning, handmade work of acclaimed glass designers Brodie Nairn and Nichola Burns at their working studio and gallery in the pretty Highland town of Tain.

  7. Clan Gunn Heritage Centre




    • 3 Visitor Attraction
    3 Visitor Attraction

    Caithness and North Coast Sutherland area

    The Clan Gunn Heritage Centre tells the story of one of Scotland's oldest clans, from its Norse origins to the present day.

  8. Edinbane Pottery


    Arts & Crafts


    • 4 Tourist Shop
    4 Tourist Shop


    This small pottery on the Isle of Skye specialises in wood-fired and salt-glazed ceramics that combine contemporary, distinctive design with functionality.

  9. Gradings

    • 4 Museum
    4 Museum

    Inverness City Centre

    Explore exciting stories from the past and learn about the people, environment and traditions of the Highlands at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery.

  10. Caledonian Bears


    Arts & Crafts


    Fort William

    The Caledonian Bears are a unique collection of hand-made Scottish tweed teddy bears.


No results found for your search criteria

Click for more info