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Nairn Museum

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Absolutely brilliant. Building is a bit creaky and there are only six rooms, but packed full of... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
EdwardoCalipso
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Berkeley, Ca
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Something Cheap and informative to do on a not so sunny day

Nice displays, cheap entry price, kept my 16 & 10 yr old occupied for an hour. Full of local... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
pmg1969
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Viewfield House King Street, Nairn IV12 4EE, Scotland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Nairn Museum gives visitors a look into the life of the people and town of Nairn over recent times. There are five main rooms to the museum. My favourites are the "Fishertown" and "Burgh" rooms. The museum is small and the length of a visit...More

2  Thank Michael H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 1 June 2018

If you got to time to kill for a quick visit fine otherwise save you money, just a small tourist trap to make some money nothing special seen far better places.

2  Thank travelin4sure
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant. Building is a bit creaky and there are only six rooms, but packed full of interesting information and worth the visit.

Thank EdwardoCalipso
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Nice displays, cheap entry price, kept my 16 & 10 yr old occupied for an hour. Full of local history and a few hands on displays that children can use/try

Thank pmg1969
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit on a rainy day. Ladies who run this are lovely and couldnt be more helpful or proud of the museum. Lots of interesting artefacts and information about Nairn over the last century or so. Very reasonable entry fee.

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 22 July 2018

It was free to visit and worth every minute. It was quite fascinating and the ladies there were very helpful and informative. A would recommend a visit to all.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 1 June 2018

If you got to time to kill for a quick visit fine otherwise save you money, just a small tourist trap to make some money nothing special seen far better places.

2  Thank travelin4sure
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Great day out for the family and the volunteers were great with the kids and so knowledgeable about nairn definite must place to visit

1  Thank Happy_Mum_0f3
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The museum building inside and out is old and interesting, and it reminds me of museums when I was a kid, with rooms of varied and old fashioned displays. It has a welcoming atmosphere and the ladies who run it are friendly and helpful. It...More

1  Thank hfulton32
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Surprising amount of information and displays here - very worthwhile for everyone to visit. Really enjoyed the Fishertown information - lots to see. Great for any age - kids displays too

Thank shemiktravels
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a lovely friendly little museum with a great treasure-trove of collections. It contains great history of the area together with exhibits from around the world - I was amazed to find a shrunken head there! We met incredibly friendly staff that made us...More

Thank Julia W
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

A great place to visit with plenty to interest youngsters, older folks and all in between. The kids love to play on the typewriters and in the school room. The shrunken head is a great favourite.

1  Thank Chris M
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