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Kyle Station Visitor Centre

Station Road, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8AE, Scotland
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Disappointing. Spent less than 10 minutes in. Advertise working model railway and there wasn't one... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesley M
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Good for a rainy day

If the weather up here is a tad on the miserable side and if you have a spare hour this visitor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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Station Road, Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8AE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointing. Spent less than 10 minutes in. Advertise working model railway and there wasn't one. Some interesting stuff but not worth paying to see.

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If the weather up here is a tad on the miserable side and if you have a spare hour this visitor centre/museum is worth a visit if you are a train enthusiast or just visiting the local area. The museum has plenty of interesting facts/photographs...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On a rainy Saturday, my husband(a train enthusiast) made our way to Kyle we were treated a a brief history lesson in this quaint little shop. If you're fortunate enough to meet Peter, one of the gift shop staff he is a wealth of information....More

Thank 1Karsten
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A compact little shop with a wonderful assortment of gifts, and an insight of the station as it was back in the days when the station master was indeed master of all he surveyed.

Thank forres29
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This shop has a musuem in it, run by a charity that saved the line from closing. Go check them out it's worth the few pound they charge, highly reccomend

Thank alan m
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The information centre and shop on the station helps support the Friends of the Kyle railway. Volunteers travel on some trains to give information but what they have to sell is a bit limited

Thank rogerrobert98
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is an interesting station with a packed shop and a railway museum. Nearby there is also a model railway layout in a converted signal box - worth a visit anytime.

Thank C R
Reviewed 7 October 2016

When you're on the main road through Kyle of Lochalsh, there's a big sign to the "railway museum", but the sign doesn't tell you where to park, so when you come by car, it's advisable to park at the large car park near the sea...More

Thank andijah
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A small walk from Kyle's main car park, you will find this working station and a small museum of the Kyle line. Very informative how the place use to be and packed with gifts and caters for the steam train enthusiast. Set in outstanding scenery.

1  Thank ken s
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is a small museum at kyle of lochalsh station run by the friends of the kyle line. It was two pounds to get in but you can get in free if you buy a souvenir map on the train, which are available when there...More

Thank Mr-Howie-2016
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