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Castle House Museum

Castle Gardens, Dunoon PA23 7HH, Scotland
+44 1369 701422
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Super museum

We were actually there to find out information on my partner's mother's relatives who were... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

A very small museum but packed with information on the history of Dunoon and it's famous children... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Castle Gardens, Dunoon PA23 7HH, Scotland
+44 1369 701422
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were actually there to find out information on my partner's mother's relatives who were residents of Dunoon some time in the past and ran a boat hire business. I think it was John Stirling, of the museum, who was most helpful and provided lots...More

Thank bomphs
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very small museum but packed with information on the history of Dunoon and it's famous children. The lady overseeing the museum was very friendly and made everyone feel welcome.

Thank R6637BK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So worth a trip here it's Truely beautiful educational it's a fantastic castle, children loved it also, 7,8,11,15, 3 adults staff are lovely and welcoming, gardens also are fantastic, had a bun and drinks in the cafe area, definitely worth a visit think it was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is small but actually perfectly sized. The main man is an extremely pleasant person who has built up an interesting repertoire and collection. The video of old postcards was interesting and 12 mins long although the accompanying music was a bit monotonous! Car...More

Thank muchado55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting. Lady that runs it very knowledgeable a good couple of hours on rainy day learning about museum and Dunoon.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The small museum has a large range of topics at a high level. If you have a spare 30mins whilst in Dunoon it's worth a walk about to support the charity, but I wouldn't go out your way to visit. Nice to get a general...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

What a cracking little museum. Packed full of local history. Sorry I can't remember the gentleman name who works there. He made our visit exceptional!! I really hope more local businesses will support the work done.

1  Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Good range fair price and prompt friendly service. I use the place fairly frequently and whilst there is no local alternative I would recommend

Thank JohnnyJohnBoyOrr
Reviewed 10 January 2017

What a wee gem this place is... Run on a tight budget but what a lot you get for a small admission charge.. Something for everyone and the local history section is absolutely wonderful. Top mark to all the staff who keep this little gem...More

Thank Aileen L
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Really enjoyed taking my mom here on our trip to Scotland to see hubby's hometown. Lots of history from different eras. She really enjoyed it, especially the time frame from when she was a young girl. This museum isn't very big but it has lots...More

Thank Ivy M
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What time does it open and close during the week?
3 April 2017|
Response from drjohn030151 | Reviewed this property |
Open Easter to October, Monday to Saturday 10am - 4pm £3 Adults, £2.50 Concessionary, Children free ( Correct at time of our visit August 2016)