Winter Opening Hours

We are currently closed for our annual maintenance and rest period.  


We intend to re-open on Thursday 10th February 2022, when our hours will be:


Mon   Closed

Tues   Closed

Wed   Closed

Thur   11am - 4pm

Fri      11am - 4pm

Sat     11am - 4pm 

Sun    Closed

Last admission is at 3pm.

Last orders in the Café at 3pm.

Admission Prices 

We are an independent museum and ticket sales are vital for our financial sustainability. However, we are also a not-for-profit organisation and we do try to keep our entry prices as low as possible so that everyone who wants to visit us can.


Museum Visit (ticket valid for re-entry on same day)

Adult £5.00

Child (5-16 years) £2.00

Family (2 adults with accompanying children) £12.00

Child under 5 years of age Free

Membership (unlimited entry for 12 months)

Individual £12.50

Family (up to 2 adults and all children) £25.00

Group Admission (10 or more)

Adult £4.50

Child £2.00

Local school groups Free

Other school groups: (10 or more) Enquire for price

Much as we adore dogs, they are not permitted inside the Museum unless they are an assistance dog.


Ensuring everyone’s safety


Our priority is the safety of our visitors, volunteers and staff. Please follow our guidelines and advice while visiting Gairloch Museum. Visitors should wear a face covering (unless medically exempt or under 12 years of 

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We are in a central position in Gairloch, overlooking the loch. The Museum is on the right side of the road when arriving from Achnasheen and on the left from Poolewe direction. 


There is disabled parking at the main entrance with a dropped kerb on to the paving area.

There is lift access to the 1st floor where our café, toilets and some displays are located.  Museum stewards are available to assist with lift use.




Our shop is situated on the ground floor and showcases high quality local crafts. 

Temporary exhibitions

We have two exhibition areas, one on the ground floor of the Museum and one on the first floor. These change with the seasons and are free to visit. For details of our current exhibition please see here.


Our café is situated on the first floor with beautiful views overlooking the loch towards the Isle of Skye. The roof terrace is open when the west coast weather permits.


Fully accessible toilets are located on both floors of the museum.

age). We will also ask you to use the NHS test & Protect App or supply your contact details when you arrive.