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Address: Station Road, Kyle of Lochalsh, Scotland
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The visitor centre is nice but quite small. They have some interesting train related stuff and things to buy in the shop. They also have a coffee machine in the shop. If you in... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

The visitor centre is nice but quite small. They have some interesting train related stuff and things to buy in the shop. They also have a coffee machine in the shop. If you in the Kyle on a rainy day it is something to do.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This little museum is worth a look if you have a few minutes to spare while waiting for your train back to Inverness. It is run by volunteers so don't expect something as grand as the national railway museum. However it does contain some interesting memorabilia. The adjoining shop sells the usual array of cakes, drinks and snacks as well... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

A small display clearly run by enthusiasts and with popping into for ten minutes or so and combining with a meal in the restaurant also on the platform

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Tamworth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This Museum is a good place to finish a visit to Kyle of Lochalsh while waiting for the train back to Inverness. Rail memorabilia is always of interest and the rooms are warm and cosy as well

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Staff very cheerful and informative and if you take a ride on the Kyle line you get a map, lots of information and entry into the museum all for £3.

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Glasgow, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

While on a trip to Kyle of Lochalsh I took up the opportunity to visit the Kyle Station Visitor Centre which was very enjoyable and if you are Kyle of Lochalsh make sure you visit.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We called in when enquiring about taking a train trip. This charming little place is clean, well lit, friendly and has a rather interesting range of souvenirs. We found a few interesting items that differ from the run of the mill stuff offered in so many other locations. We could have got a coffee there if we had wanted one.... More 

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

When we arrived in Kyle of Lochalsh there was an old Pullman train in so we went in to the station to see it, While there we visited the Visitor centre and were not disappointed, the history of the Kyle railway and the old Pullman sitting outside went so well together. It turned out the old train had come from... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The Museum gave a history of the line which is obviously supported by and enthusiastic friends group.

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Essex
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Visitor Centre ok for a 10 minute visit if in the area, nothing else to do in Kyle unless board a train or buy some souvenirs.

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