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Hugh Miller Museum and Birthplace Cottage

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Hugh Millers Cottage Church Street, Cromarty IV11 8XA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Run by the National Trust of Scotland. Become a member to save admission. Various rooms and exhibits. Wonderful thatched roof.

Thank f2s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hugh Miller was famous in his day but came from the humble background of a stonemason born in Cromarty in part of this National Trust for Scotland property and he spent part of his married life in the house next door, also part of the...More

Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Lots of history here and he was a very interesting man. Go to the museum and then to the house. You can up close the thatched roof.

Thank slcgal
Reviewed 22 April 2018

A must see in Cromarty, fascinating for the history, the building and the people. Will happily re-visit.

Thank Rittmr
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We spent a very profitable couple of hours in the museum, house and garden. We knew a little about this inspirational man before we visited, but learned a lot more during our visit.

Thank PeigiTownsend
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Comprises two building - The main house has a varied exhibition of geological secimens found by Hugh Miller spread over 3 floors. The adjacent cottage is furnished and cosy, it has been enhanced with small electric candles which give a good picture of what life...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a National Trust for Scotland Museum and visitor centre and altough it is quite small, it is very interesting to visit. Learn all about the life and tragic death of this fantastically talented man. There are also small gardens to look around. The...More

Thank CaroleBradford
Reviewed 4 August 2017

A great museum. Plenty to see, and discover about the man. You get access to the gardens and his house too in the admission price. Lovely!

Thank susan_speirs
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Local history brought to you in a simple but meaningful way. The cottage garden is small and beautiful.Do not miss it.

Thank JeanBryden
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is an ideal location bonnie wee house stunning surrounding areas also this tells you about his life not just the famous bits well worth a visit

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