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Isle of Arran Heritage Museum

Brodick, Scotland
+44 1770 302636
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Informative visit

A small charge to visit £4.00 (family £9.00) but worth it a real reflection of the past with some... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Duane F
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Bedale, United Kingdom
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Wonderful local Museum

We always visit the Museum at least once every time we visit Arran. There is always something new... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
margaret148
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Darlington, 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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Opens in 8 min
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Brodick, Scotland
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+44 1770 302636
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A small charge to visit £4.00 (family £9.00) but worth it a real reflection of the past with some fascinating articles on life on Arran especially the clearances and wartime Arran that aren’t particularly mentioned in the tour guides. A museum tour guidebook is available....More

Thank Duane F
Reviewed 5 days ago

We always visit the Museum at least once every time we visit Arran. There is always something new to see.I especially enjoy the Schoolroom and enjoy reading the histories written by the Island's pupils.

Thank margaret148
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent a week in Brodick and visited late in the afternoon so had to do a quick whizz round, but staff said we could use our ticket to come back next day. This is a great little place and well worth a visit. Staff...More

Thank Barbara N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on a wet saturday and felt captivated by this wonderful little museum. I can't remember how long we were there but it didn't matter as everything was fascinating, well presented and totally absorbing. This is a MUST for anyone visiting Arran - you...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting was to spend an afternoon on Arran, there are very informative displays and a lovley garden as well as a super tea room.

Thank KipperNorthYorkshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a very enjoyable couple of hours here - and could have spent longer as there is so much to see and learn. The Land Clearances and emigration featured prominently and were particularly well documented, and there were fascinating explanations of Arran's geology. In...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a lovely time here,with family.Lots of bye gone items,things I must admit that I remember. A fully fitted out blacksmiths shop,really interesting,and a DVD,which explained everything. The children were interested,seeing all the old mangles,and wash tubs,and trying the same. There is an authentic telephone...More

Thank Faymar_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place. Gives you a great knowledge of the island's past. We spent four hours in it. Exceptional entrance price too. Great cafe. Well worth a visit

Thank casper1Edinburgh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this museum after I visited Brodick Castle and it's definitely worth a look round. There are galleries on social history, archaeology, geology and farming. It's a reasonable entry fee (£4) and the shop is quite good. There's a nice cafe there as well...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice musuem.two of the group could remember things when it was there days as kids and brought back memories for them. We enjoyed the history. There is a cafe as well.price for adults was 4pounds each. Oap are a bit cheaper. Worth...More

Thank shirley M
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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
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