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Ardnamurchan Natural History and Visitor Centre

Glenmore, Acharacle PH36 4JG, Scotland
+44 1972 500209
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Small but interesting

We stopped here on our way back from the lighthouse. The exhibition is small but very interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Nice spot for a cuppa and a bit of cake.

Stopped here and had a nice cuppa and a bit of cake. There is also a fair sized shop with local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newcastle, England
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  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Glenmore, Acharacle PH36 4JG, Scotland
+44 1972 500209
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way back from the lighthouse. The exhibition is small but very interesting and told me a lot about the area. We also had lunch (paninis basically) which was nice. The dining room was lovely and if you have a dig...More

Thank Macbad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here and had a nice cuppa and a bit of cake. There is also a fair sized shop with local souvenirs, maps and stuff for the kids. Well worth a visit.

Thank Brownaa2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by as we had heard that Eagles had been spotted over the car park, we weren't disappointed and saw a pair! We stayed for quite a while, the cafe has a nice selection of snacks and cakes. We had coffee which was lovely,...More

1  Thank Geecee6
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I would absolutely recommend anyone visit this centre. Located in a stunning area with views looking out over the shimmering sea loch coming here was a welcome stop on my highland adventure. Tired from a long day hiking I very much enjoyed a stop in...More

1  Thank Jessy T
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Mostly, this is a cafe and a gift shop. It is actually a nice little place to shop for souvenirs! But we came here to learn about the animals, plants, and environment on the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Well, there's not a ton of that! There are...More

Thank WVBirdie
Richard P, Owner at Ardnamurchan Natural History and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

The exhibition is Free to enter and for 35 years has exhibited enough information about the area to satisfy visitors hence the good feedback. Visitors appreciate that the new owners have stopped charging the £5 entry fee and accept that it is not a zoo...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Located very close to the distillery, along the road to kilchoan this is a must do attraction. There is a lovely shop, tearoom, exhibition and the views across the bay are to die for. Information boards outside, picknick benches as well. The exhibition tells you...More

2  Thank Cora B
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to visit. Good displays and shop. Excellent food drink and service in cafe. Very comfortable. Lovely fire

1  Thank bbbythesea
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Arrived here at lunchtime and it was very busy but the service was excellent. We had the nicest cheese sandwich we have had for a very long time, side salad and crisps included. The coffee was really nice and all served with a smile and...More

2  Thank Catharine P
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Fantastic cafe with delicious home made food and lots of gluten free options (the most delicious home made gluten free scones!)

2  Thank an0ny123
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We stopped here by chance as we were passing on the road to the ferry - we are so glad we did! What an amazing place, and such a credit to the new owners who I think took over about a year ago. The cafe...More

3  Thank NJJKAJ
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