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Oban War & Peace Museum

Oban Times Buildings Corran Esplanade | Old Oban Times Building, Oban PA34 5PX, Scotland
+44 1631 570007
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Interesting and quaint!

We spent about 30 minutes strolling around this small and interesting museum. It is completely run... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
NikH3
Worth a Look When in Oban.

We were strolling around Oban on a sunny day and noticed this museum while enjoying fish & chips... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hacendado
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Oban Times Buildings Corran Esplanade | Old Oban Times Building, Oban PA34 5PX, Scotland
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+44 1631 570007
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent about 30 minutes strolling around this small and interesting museum. It is completely run by volunteers, which adds to the charm. Plus, it is free, though we gave a small donation since we enjoyed it so much. There was a lot of interesting,...More

Thank NikH3
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were strolling around Oban on a sunny day and noticed this museum while enjoying fish & chips nearby. It was full of interesting, if random, artefacts along with a short film of the history of the area. There is plenty to see for all...More

Thank Hacendado
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit this delightful museum on a rainy afternoon in June. (Along with several other people who had the same idea!) We were so glad we did as there was so much of interest and the volunteers were so enthusiastic and friendly. As...More

1  Thank Cuckoobird
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow loved it ..and the older gentleman who was at the desk that day .was full of knowledge ..great wee place to have a wander round

Thank Joyce N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is quite small and its run by volunteers, the volunteer I met very passionate about the museum. May not be very big, but the displays are interesting and there is quite a bit packed in, it is worth popping in and taking a...More

Thank alinissa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place , lots to see with plenty of information .. There are lots of exhibits and a short film to watch . Run by friendly volunteers . It's free but donations would be well received

Thank MADALINE W W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been recommended to visit this museum we kept it in mind for a rainy day. If you've ever been to Scotland you will appreciate that we didn't have to wait long. The first impression was that is very compact. Having said that they have...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting museum staffed with volunteers. Great information and collections throughout the years of Oban history. Video about Oban area very helpful in looking for other attractions to see.

Thank 379linda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit when in Oban, far more interesting than expected covering many subjects. Free entry, donations box available.

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum packs lots of exhibits into a tiny space. There is no entrance fee though donations are encouraged. A fine place to pass half an hour if you're interested in the military.

Thank Dobsons21_13
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