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Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Has an extensive collection of all sorts of artifacts found in the highlands. Very informative and... read more

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Lydia W
Highland history

Enjoyed reading about the history of the Highlands. The information was displayed in ‘bite-size... read more

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This museum combines fine art with historical and natural artifacts to give visitors a more complete picture of Inverness's complex history. Open Tuesday - Saturday from 10am - 5pm. Open May Day. Monday 6th of May 2013.
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Castle Wynd, Inverness, Scotland
+44 1463 237114
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Reviewed today

Has an extensive collection of all sorts of artifacts found in the highlands. Very informative and a great place to visit for all ages.

Thank Lydia W
Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed reading about the history of the Highlands. The information was displayed in ‘bite-size’ pieces and in chronological order.

Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Give yourself an hour there is a cafe, very interesting and some interest for children. a great place whilst in town

Thank Middleton70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum manages to cover Scotland's geology, biology and history in a small space. Several collections of Jacobite artifacts were interesting as much for the story of the collectors as for the collection.

Thank newlyretired2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This free to enter museum (donations requested but not obligatory) is well laid out with some very interesting local exhibits. Geological items well described. Not that impressed by the photos on display in the gallery when we visited.

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were 2 floors. The 1st floor was about the archeology and the 2nd floor was the history of the prople.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place and always visit all the new exhibitions and highly recommend it to visitors and locals.

Thank R0bb02014
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We always love visiting area museums, and this didn't disappoint. It's small enough to not take an entire day, and is free (asking only for donations). They have great information about the history of the area both ecological and biologically. It also has some engaging...More

Thank Cassie M
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Spent a good couple of hours here getting an overview of Inverness and Scottish history. Lots to read and lots to look at but small enough to do in a couple of hours and with a nice cafe also.

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This museum was VERY interesting! History and culture of the Highlands of Scotland with very knowledgeable and helpful staff!!!

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April 25, 2018|
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Response from SallyR1741 | Reviewed this property |
No you would have to park in the town carparks or over by the cathedral all parking is chargeable in town
December 19, 2016|
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Response from cmdevlin64 | Reviewed this property |
It's right in the centre of town.