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Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Castle Wynd, Inverness, Scotland
+44 1463 237114
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A great museum, free entry, informative about Scottish history, had a very interesting exhibition... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackie C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Perfect size, perfect blend of history with a blend of art. Could not have asked for more. Amazing,.

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Hockessin, Delaware
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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 1 week ago

A great museum, free entry, informative about Scottish history, had a very interesting exhibition on about automatons, interactive and fun. Definitely recommend as a place to visit.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Perfect size, perfect blend of history with a blend of art. Could not have asked for more. Amazing,.

Thank xtrimex
Reviewed 1 December 2017

When we visited they had the 'Monarch of the Glen' on display along with an associated art installation. They also had some interesting bronze sculpture. The museum itself covered a lot of ground and is well worth an hr of your time. Its free so...More

Thank JohnnyJohnBoyOrr
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We were very impressed with this absorbing, fun and informative museum and art gallery. The friendly staff, lovely coffee shop and quality exhibitions make for the perfect way to spend a few hours. The displays are so well presented with clear, concise explanations bringing the...More

Thank irenelisam2016
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

An interesting museum. Loved seeing The Monarch of the Glen, though the rather anti establishment installation by the artist who found it (MotG) "mawkish" did nothing for me. Maybe I am too old and conservative! 😉 I actually expected to see a bit more art,...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The Modern Art & Gallery Museum is a tranquil and pleasant museum well worth a visit. Part gives a brief glance of how Scotland evolved, history as also crafts and Scotland's heritage. On the art side, there are some nice portraits of families from years...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Beautiful painting worth visiting I took my grandchildren to the museum ( 4 and 9) the museum is child friendly and there are activities for the children they loved the badger and otter Small cafe and gift shop Free to enter

Thank Sally R
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This compact museum really packs a lot into it - literally a timeline running 4.6 billion years. There is a great deal of information about the creation of Scotland from a geological standpoint which I found quite interesting. The vast collection of artifacts range from...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We visited for the Monarch of the Glen exhibition, but got more than we bargained for! This place is huge, and is full of so much history and information. The entrance to the museum is at the back of the building though, so it may...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Informative, accessible and nicely presented. The staff are charming and helpful too. A great place to spend a couple of hours (and it's free).

Thank Katie M
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It's right in the centre of town.
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