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Isle of Arran Heritage Museum

Brodick, Scotland
+44 1770 302636
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This was a great place. We went during a week holiday on Arran with my 81 and 77 year young... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Dumfries, United Kingdom
via mobile
Don't miss this one.....Great experience

The staff are great. The varied displays and exhibits will have something to suit everyone. Thank... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
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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 7 May 2017 via mobile

This was a great place. We went during a week holiday on Arran with my 81 and 77 year young in-laws, and my 8-month pup. The gardens were fab with loads of places to sit and enjoy the environment which was great as this was...More

Thank DavJenScott
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The staff are great. The varied displays and exhibits will have something to suit everyone. Thank goodness there are folk prepared to conserve and preserve their Heritage so that future generations can gain insight and knowledge of Scotland's past. Well done the folks of Arran..

Thank antis
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Our first "port of call" on Arran - and Wow! - A wonderful Museum dealing with many aspects from our proud but sometimes sad past. Some superb exhibits. Something for everybody - Geneology, Geology, Archaeology, Social History and much more, plus great scones (best on...More

Thank worldtraveller045045
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The best aspect of our visit was talking to the very helpful volunteers about their own family memories.

Thank karenacham
Reviewed 1 May 2017

A short stroll from Brodick Pier and you are in another time zone. The Island of Arran Heritage Museum is managed by an enthusiastic group of local volunteers, for a very modest entrance free you can enter the facility through the combined gift shop and...More

Thank demaundeville
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The welcome is exceptional - friendly, engaged and knowledgeable. This is a great museum and you'd never guess the extent or delight of what's on offer by a passing glimpse as you drive past. STOP and step inside and you will be amazed. Best bit...More

Thank suegreig
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Great small museum and excellent quality food. The coverage of the world wars and geology was excellent. The lunch was excellent. The coffee was outstanding.

Thank 192Rob
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyable experience. The sections on the geology of Arran take some reading but once you get it, then you begin actually noticing the described features and rock types as you travel round the islands. The sections on the highland and island clearances and Vikings...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is great for a couple of hours. Exhibits are nicely spaced out and intelligently displayed. Quite a variety of subjects on view. Added to that a nice cafe, shop and friendly staff, lovely!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was a great place to start my Isle of Arran vacation. The staff (Jean in particular) was amazing. I went to find info om my family from the mid 1700. Jean was ready and so willing to help! I couldn't have done it without...More

Thank Ron H
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Jan G
Is this museum suitable for disabled visitors? how much is the entrance fee?
23 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 .