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Kildonan Museum

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| Kildonan, HS8 5RZ, Scotland
+44 1878 710343
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Very informative

Lots of info about life in The Uists. Well presented with photos and artifacts. Also has a nice wee... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
FRASER C
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Fascinating little museum

Someone has put a lot of thought into the exhibits in this gem of a museum. I really enjoyed my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charbala
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Mundesley, United Kingdom
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| Kildonan, HS8 5RZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots of info about life in The Uists. Well presented with photos and artifacts. Also has a nice wee cafe

Thank FRASER C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Someone has put a lot of thought into the exhibits in this gem of a museum. I really enjoyed my visit and especially the reconstruction of rooms in a house (bedroom, kitchen and lounge) with such attention to detail... Recipe books put out , Sunlight...More

Thank Charbala
Reviewed 1 week ago

During a road trip to the south of South Usit the road was blocked close to the Kildonan Museum. Instead of sitting in the car waiting for the road to be cleared my wife and I decided to make an unscheduled visit to this little...More

Thank InnisWilkinson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found the museum very interesting, like it even better now it been re vamped, it's much brighter and easier to go around now ,

Thank harrop263
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting centre to visit as, in addition to the museum, there is a craft shop and cafe. The building was formerly a school which has been extended and modernised. The museum includes items from and about South Uist and details of Flora...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This wasn't just a place to take shelter from the rain in. The items on show were a great way to gain an understanding on what life would have been like on the island. Unlike some places the exhibitions were not tacky but authentic and...More

Thank kevincasasanta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and visited this folklore museum and were extremely impressed by the amount of information and quality of the displays. The range of information was excellent, well worth a visit. Separate show and cafe in attached buildings.

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museum on our journey north through the Uists. We saw the Viking longboat and it piqued our interest. Inside it is full of Hebridean heritage and fascinating facts. It's only small but there's lots to read about. The kids can do a...More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was a real gem. I enjoyed every minute and soaked up the information. It had a real balance and gave a real feel for the people and the way they lived.

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Situated off the main road, this fresh looking building with ample parking space caught the eye and made you turn off the road and investigate. The cafe was clean, well staffed and the snack we purchased was of first class quality. Outside seating was available...More

Thank Jaytee41
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