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Good little museum

Good little museum. Interesting to see how the town and surrounding area had developed and changed... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Tilly105
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Norwich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Heritage visit

The exhibition is quite small inside but interesting .Good value and your ticket can be used again... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
GillyC1000
,
ipswich
via mobile
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

A very interesting centre with lots of information about the area, the local history and the social history. The staff are very friendly and chatty.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rob N
Reviewed 4 October 2018

No train trip as line being repaired so drove to Mallaig, scenery was stil beautiful on a wet, cold Tuesday. Called into Heritage for a look at the history of this little village and very good it was, cheery lady spoke to us and answered...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank traingeek611
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Cheap entry so worth a quick visit if you have time whilst in Mallaig. I enjoyed the social history aspects and what I saw of the video - we were a wee bit pushed for time. Not the best layout and felt a bit haphazzard...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank littledormouse
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This small site gives you a flavour of life in Mallaig. The video presentation is very good and should not be missed.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 15traveladdict9
Reviewed 30 September 2018

A great place to learn about the history of this small place with a big history of development and decline. A must for railway enthusiasts.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tom g
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Good little museum. Interesting to see how the town and surrounding area had developed and changed. Lots of maps and photos. We liked the temporary exhibit about the school class at 50. £2.50 entry seems fair.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tilly105
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The exhibition is quite small inside but interesting .Good value and your ticket can be used again within a year. I liked the @50 exhibition which caught up with a class of pupils from Mallaig that had turned 50, gave a good insight to their...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GillyC1000
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived at historic Mallaig on the Jacobite train, on a very wet afternoon. I had intended to visit the Heritage Centre anyway, but we headed straight there to get out of the rain. The Heritage centre is immediately adjacent to the railway platform. For...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pakabay
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A wee but very interesting place with lots of information on local life, the trains and the fishing! One can also look for one's friends in the school archives!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A small museum by the station with varied exhibits, but if you have time before your train or boat, watch the short films on local matters.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PeteLucy434
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You can contact them. Telephone no. on the website along with contact form. I can't post either here for some reason. But address is Mallaig Heritage Centre, Station Road, Mallaig, PH41 4PY
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