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  • The reconstruction of a post office at the Heritage Museum in Gairloch
    Gairloch Heritage Museum
  • Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum
    Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum
  • Displays in the Falconer Museum, Forres
    The Falconer Museum, Forres
  • The Skye Museum of Island Life
    The Skye Museum of Island Life
  • The exterior of the West Highland Museum, Fort William
    West Highland Museum, Fort William

Visit one of the enchanting museums in the Highlands and uncover the legendary history of this beautiful region.

Step into the past at a Highland museum where you can learn about the infamous massacre of Glencoe, the notorious Highland clearances and what life was like on the Isle of Skye in days gone by.  

Browse the listings to find information on museums in the Highlands and plan your great day out in Scotland today.

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  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. Skyeskyns


    Arts & Crafts


    • 5 Visitor Attraction
    5 Visitor Attraction


    Skyeskyns is Scotland's only traditional exhibition tannery and offers free guided tours to see the story of leather. A world-class sheepskin experience.

  3. Gradings

    • 5 Museum
    5 Museum

    Inverness City Centre

    The Highlanders’ Museum is situated within the Historic Scotland site, Fort George, a working army barracks just outside Inverness. The Museum tells the story of the Highland Regiments from just after the Battle of Culloden to the present day.

  4. Lime Tree Gallery




    • 4 Arts Venue
    4 Arts Venue

    Fort William & Lochaber

    The gallery is a purpose built space rare in the north west highlands and is the perfect place to visit.

  5. HistoryLinks Museum




    • 5 Museum
    5 Museum


    HistoryLinks Museum is a local history museum in Dornoch.

  6. Gradings

    • 4 Museum
    4 Museum


    Welcome to Clan Macpherson Museum. You don't have to be a Macpherson to find a visit to us interesting

  7. 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.

  8. Gradings

    • 4 Visitor Attraction
    4 Visitor Attraction


    The Highland Folk Museum brings to life the domestic and working conditions of earlier Highland peoples.

  9. Strathnaver Museum




    • 2 Visitor Attraction
    2 Visitor Attraction


    Strathnaver Museum is a local history museum near Thurso in Caithness.

  10. Gradings

    • 3 Visitor Attraction
    3 Visitor Attraction


    Mallaig Heritage Centre is a local history museum and archive for Mallaig and West Lochaber.


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