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Land Sea and Islands Centre

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Arisaig, Arisaig, Scotland
+44 1687 450771
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Interesting little museum in Arisaig

If you are travelling through Arisaig on the Road to the Isles, this museum is worth visiting. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rosiemee
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Kilsyth, Stirlingshire
Worth another visit

The centre has recently been refurbished and is packed full of interesting facts about the are both... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Annie M
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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Arisaig, Arisaig, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are travelling through Arisaig on the Road to the Isles, this museum is worth visiting. I found the exhibits fascinating- especially the use of the local area during the Second World War to train Special Operatives before they were parachuted into France.There are...More

Thank Rosiemee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The centre has recently been refurbished and is packed full of interesting facts about the are both historiacally and up to the present day. The area has an interesting history especially its connection to special operations during the war. Nice little gift shop with local...More

Thank Annie M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We should have spent more time here. Very helpful and informative displays and staff. Reading room where you can look up things, interesting history, gifts. Couldn't believe it was free - make sure you leave them a donation!

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

While on the way to Mallaig my son and I came across this centre tucked away close to Arisaig Bay offering great views over this inlet and neighbouring islands. However once inside the centre there are some very interesting exhibits about its local history, wildlife...More

Thank Norman B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Free entry to this wee place is a bonus ( although you'd have to have a heart of stone not to leave some money in the contributions box ! ) We thoroughly enjoyed looking round the centre and learned so much about the history of...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stumbled upon this place while travelling through the area. We were very impressed. It is called the Land, Sea and Island Centre and has an amazing wealth of information. It has been renovated from an old forge, and has displays covering a wide range...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 8 October 2016

A very informative information centre with beautifully displayed exhibits. Great display of literature and gifts. Staff very helpful with local walking routes.

Thank Chriscribb
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I did not expect anything in this little town, but I found this white building very eye catching, so I went over to check it out and I was totally surprised. The receptionist was very friendly, the center was well designed and displayed. Its very...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

What a great wee place to visit. Lovely to learn about the history, as well as the nature of the island. Loved that they have binoculars so you can look out to sea. If only the weather had been better we may have seen some...More

Thank Cally W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a small, new to us, Information Centre on the front at Arisaig in what (I think) used to be the Old Smiddy. There is much interesting documentation about the SOE training establishments in this area. Much of which was new to me. They...More

Thank Chris M
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