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Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Castle Wynd, Inverness, Scotland
+44 1463 237114
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very informative

a very informative exhibition on the history of the highlands from the very beginning to nowadays... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Zurich, Switzerland
Small but interesting collection

The museum is well worth a visit if you're strolling about in Inverness. You can breeze through in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Central IL, USA
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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.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Castle Wynd, Inverness, Scotland
+44 1463 237114
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Reviewed yesterday

a very informative exhibition on the history of the highlands from the very beginning to nowadays. located just beside the castle, the museum also offers a great escape when the Scotish weather exagerates. even more so, as it also hosts a little coffee shop. like...More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is well worth a visit if you're strolling about in Inverness. You can breeze through in half an hour or spend a couple of hours to really study the displays.

Thank CINTraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were impressed with this local museum. The displays told the history of the area as well as the culture.

Thank lindaha324
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent a few hours on a rainy day exploring the museum. So many interesting exhibits. So much history! Do stop in and plan to spend a few hours. It is worth your time!

Thank Maggie4852
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Definately worth the visit. This museum has a nice collection on early life and language in this area. Since the museum isn't really big and it has just that little extra for the wee ones it is a place you should visit when travelling with...More

Thank Marlies E
Reviewed 6 days ago

Some interesting items and artifacts with appropriate history. Some of the Viking bits surprisingly from York though. Overall a nice wee visit. The cafe is very nice and not expensive.

Thank FionaCRGN
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a good visit to this small but interesting museum. The current sized museum would take just under 2 hours to appreciate, with everything on display being show cased to the standard that can be found in any other modern Museums around the UK...More

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Full f historical information that was helpful in our understanding of the history and culture... A must se!

Thank smarchitect01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There's loads to see at the Museum with plenty of activities for children too. We spent a happy hour exploring the ground floor and there are more to see on a return visit. Nice intro to Scotland for our guests.

Thank DEH65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could have spent much longer here. The staff were friendly and helpful, the exhibits were expertly curated and displayed. There were interactive opportunities for children - and adults. The museum was set out in such a way as to be interesting and informative to all....More

Thank Jo E
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How far is it from Inverness centre ?
20 December 2016|
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Response from cmdevlin64 | Reviewed this property |
It's right in the centre of town.
is it open on sunday?
13 November 2016|
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