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Isle of Arran Heritage Museum

Brodick, Scotland
+44 1770 302636
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Educational and staff so friendly

This museum may be small but it is excellent and they staff are so friendly - really really... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dawn K
Dundee, United Kingdom

This is a gem of a place. We spent a couple of hours here and everything was laid out clearly and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Accrington, United Kingdom
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This museum allows visitors to walk through original buildings from the island's distinctly issolated history and view everyday objects from 19th-century life.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Brodick, Scotland
+44 1770 302636
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum may be small but it is excellent and they staff are so friendly - really really enloyable and under priced.

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a gem of a place. We spent a couple of hours here and everything was laid out clearly and was educational and entertaining. The staff were really helpful and knew their stuff.

Thank 105zmc
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a lot of information on a comparatively small plot of land. Very interesting and informative on all aspects of Arran.So much detail ,geology,archeology,history,schooling ,blacksmith etc.Good value and worth 2 hours of your time.Cheap too. Then there's the cafe......a good lunch!

Thank Normski17
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is just a small museum but it is beautifully set on the outskirts of Brodick. Visit the history of the Island during the Wars, here the words of some of the evacuees sent to Canada and see some of the ancient Island history. Along...More

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this quaint small folk museum on our way to the gardens at Brodick and it so happened that the Pipe Band of Arran were due to play at that time. They were fantastic, so professional, I'd say world class, all for £3 ....More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was well worth a visit and really well thought out displays made it engaging as well as informative and educational

Thank mwill2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never mind Brodick Castle... THIS is a genuinely interesting and brilliant place to visit whether you are old or young, interested in history, geology and so much more! Created and run by Volunteers - please do yourself a favour and visit! Great cafe and shop...More

Thank Thumbelina P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

enjoyed this museum. I like reading everything. I learned such a lot . I never new that people had to leave Arran for Canada due to the Landowners greed.

Thank Susan-Allison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a wet day. We found it fascinating and ran out of time as there was such a lot of interest. Staff/Volunteers so friendly and interesting. Sadly not enough time to sample the goodies in the tea shop.

Thank J H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent time here in the rain! Left to wander under directions around rooms showing Arran as it was. Everything was laid out in order and highly interesting! Lots of items brought back childhood memories and we recognised a few items we have ourselves! The geology...More

Thank feechris
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Jan G
Is this museum suitable for disabled visitors? how much is the entrance fee?
24 July 2016|
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Response from Fiona A | Reviewed this property |
It is suitable for disable people but I'm sorry I can't remember the cost, I do know there are concessions. The cafe serves fresh, tasty lunches and coffee and cake. The museum gives an insight into farming 100 years ago and... More
Hazel M
what is the post code
10 June 2016|
Response from SergeLourie | Reviewed this property |
The post code is KA27 8DP
Hazel M
the post code is?
10 June 2016|
Response from cats68 | Reviewed this property |
ka278dp I think .