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Facilities at Calanais Visitor Centre in 2024

The Calanais Visitor Centre is the Visitor Centre for the Callanish Standing Stones. The Centre has a small gift shop, cafe and interpretation centre for the 'Story of the Stones'.

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The largest arts facility in the Outer Hebrides and comprises a gallery, performance space/cinema, education room, bar/restaurant and gift shop. It has won many awards including a Come to Britain…

Aerial photo of the Taigh Chearsabhagh building, looking towards Lochmaddy Pier and Lee.

Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre is a place where people can meet, share ideas, learn new skills and experience cultural interpretation that is imaginative and stimulating.

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  1. Aerial photo of the Taigh Chearsabhagh building, looking towards Lochmaddy Pier and Lee.
    Photo of a museum exhibition with a mannequin's head in a feathered headdress, and photos in the background.
    Close up photo of someone working in the print workshop with books and art work materials.
    Photo of the Taigh Chearsbhagh cafe tables taken from above.
    Photo of Taigh Chearsabhagh taken on a dark moonlit evening, showing the tide line lighting installation round the building.
    Photo of an art exhibition in the Gallery, with a large drawing and artwork on a wall and table.
    Photo of a museum exhibition with a dressed mannequin and photos and artefacts in the background.
    Photo of bagpipes placed on a chair, with the Taigh Chearsabhagh logo in blue lighting behind.
    Image of a page of Gaelic text in a book, in green colouring, with the Duilleag Reading Group title above.
    Photo of the Taigh Chearsabhagh building taken from a boat on the sea below.
    Aerial photo of the Taigh Chearsabhagh building, looking towards Lochmaddy Pier and Lee.
    Photo of a museum exhibition with a mannequin's head in a feathered headdress, and photos in the background.
    Close up photo of someone working in the print workshop with books and art work materials.
    Photo of the Taigh Chearsbhagh cafe tables taken from above.
    Photo of Taigh Chearsabhagh taken on a dark moonlit evening, showing the tide line lighting installation round the building.
    Photo of an art exhibition in the Gallery, with a large drawing and artwork on a wall and table.
    Photo of a museum exhibition with a dressed mannequin and photos and artefacts in the background.
    Photo of bagpipes placed on a chair, with the Taigh Chearsabhagh logo in blue lighting behind.
    Image of a page of Gaelic text in a book, in green colouring, with the Duilleag Reading Group title above.
    Photo of the Taigh Chearsabhagh building taken from a boat on the sea below.

    Address

    Lochmaddy, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5AA

    Telephone

    01870 603970

    Isle of North Uist

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre is a place where people can meet, share ideas, learn new skills and experience cultural interpretation that is imaginative and stimulating.

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    Languages Spoken

    • Gaelic Speaking

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    Children

    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Highchair Available

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    Catering

    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site

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    Catering

    • Vegetarian Food Available

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    • Disabled Access
    • Lift

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    • Disabled Parking

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    • On Public Transport Route

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  2. Address

    Kenneth Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DS

    Telephone

    01851 703307

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    The largest arts facility in the Outer Hebrides and comprises a gallery, performance space/cinema, education room, bar/restaurant and gift shop. It has won many awards including a Come to Britain Trophy and Traditional Music Venue of the year.

    Facilities

    Languages Spoken

    • Gaelic Speaking

    Facilities

    Children

    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Highchair Available

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Evening Meal Available

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available

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    • Disabled Access

    Special Requirements

    • Disabled Citizens

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  3. Address

    Callanish, Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DY

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    The Calanais Visitor Centre is the Visitor Centre for the Callanish Standing Stones. The Centre has a small gift shop, cafe and interpretation centre for the 'Story of the Stones'.

    Facilities

    Children

    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Dairy Free
    • Gluten Free
    • Vegetarian

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    Transport

    • On Public Transport Route

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    Address

    Town Hall, 2 Cromwell Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DB

    Telephone

    01851 702269

    Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Sgeulachd a’ Chlò Mhòir is an introduction to the unique world of HARRIS TWEED, the people, the provenance and the sense of place that makes it so special. There are weaving demos twice weekly and private tours bookable for up to 12 people.

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    • Gaelic Speaking

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    • Children Welcome

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    • Dogs Welcome

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    • Disabled Access
    • Lift

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  5. Clan Mackenzie Monument at Seaforth Head
    Loch Erisort in Winter
    Clan Mackenzie Monument at Seaforth Head
    Loch Erisort in Winter

    Address

    Community Hub, Balallan, Kinloch, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PN

    Telephone

    01851 830778

    Kinloch, Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Kinloch Historical Society is located on the main road between Stornoway and Tarbert, A859. It includes a museum and archive covering various aspects of community life, and information about the area’s links to Clan Mackenzie.

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    Languages Spoken

    • Gaelic Speaking

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    • Baby Changing Facilities Available

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    • Disabled Access

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    • Disabled Parking

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  6. Address

    Timsgarry, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9JD

    Isle Of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    In the remote region of uig on the Isle of Lewis, you will find Uig Heritage Centre.  Here you can see replicas of the famous Lewis Chessmen, 12th century Viking chess pieces which were found on Uig Beach.

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  7. Address

    Northton Heritage Trust, Northton, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3JA

    Telephone

    01859 520258

    Isle of Harris

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Seallam! Visitor Centre is found in Northton Isle of Harris in the lovely Isle of Harris. You can wonder through the exhibits, looking at history and the natural environment of the Outer Hebrides.

    Add Hebrides People Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

  8. Address

    Kildonan Centre, Kildonan, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5RZ

    Telephone

    01878 710343

    Isle of South Uist

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Learn about the South Uists local history at Kildonan Museum through stories, artefacts and images.

    The museum is ajacent to a cafe and opposite a local craft shop.

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  9. Address

    Kershader, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QA

    Telephone

    01851 880236

    Isle Of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    The Ravenspoint Centre Museum also has an archive and exhibition to allow you to discover more about the people and the place.

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  10. Address

    North Bragar, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DA

    Telephone

    01851 710210

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    A cèilidh/meeting place with arts and cultural exhibitions, a café, accommodation, events and classes. A warm welcome – ceud mìle fàilte – awaits visitors from near and far at Grinneabhat.

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    Children

    • Children Welcome

    Special Requirements

    • Families

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    Special Requirements

    • Dogs Welcome

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    Catering

    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site

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    Special Requirements

    • Disabled Citizens

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    Transport

    • On Public Transport Route

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  11. Spirit Hall
    Spirit Hall
    The Hearach - Tarbert Warehouse
    Gin Still Dottach
    Gin Still at work
    Isle of Harris Gin
    Isle of Harris Gin, with Highland Cow
    Isle of Harris Gin & Glass
    Isle of Harris Gin Serve
    Canteen
    Spirit Hall
    Spirit Hall
    The Hearach - Tarbert Warehouse
    Gin Still Dottach
    Gin Still at work
    Isle of Harris Gin
    Isle of Harris Gin, with Highland Cow
    Isle of Harris Gin & Glass
    Isle of Harris Gin Serve
    Canteen

    Address

    Tarbert, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3DJ

    Telephone

    01859 502212

    Isle of Harris

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    The first distillery in Harris has opened it's doors. The Harris Distillery is a working distillery that welcomes guests. Join us on a tour of the distillery, sit by the peat fire or enjoy the flavours of the Island in the canteen.

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  12. Address

    Pairc Niseaboist, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3AE

    Telephone

    01859 503 900

    Isle Of Harris

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Talla Na Mara sits opposite Niseaboist beach, famed for its views across the sound of Taransay. Translated from Gaelic, Talla na Mara means the centre by the sea.

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  13. Address

    Carloway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9AL

    Telephone

    01851 643416

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    It is easy to imagine that you have stepped back in time to experience the way of life in a typical crofting township of the last century when you visit Gearrannan Blackhouse Village. 

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    Languages Spoken

    • Gaelic Speaking

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    • Children Welcome
    • Families

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    Special Requirements

    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

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  14. Scalpay bothy

    Address

    Outend, Isle of Scalpay, Outer Hebrides, HS4 3YG

    Telephone

    01859 502222

    Isle of Scalpay

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Located just outside the gate to Eilean Glas Lighthouse, Scalpay Bothy offers shelter and historical information panels for those using the footpaths to the lighthouse. 20 minutes walk from the carpark gets you to a tranquil haven overlooking the quay that served the lighthouse.

    Please note that the building is not connected with the Mountain…

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  15. Address

    Daliburgh, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS8 5SS

    Telephone

    07747882622

    Isle of South Uist

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Cnoc Soilleir is an exciting new development for Gaelic culture in the heart of South Uist. Located in Daliburgh this joint venture by Ceòlas Ubhist and Lews Castle College UHI, is a vibrant cultural centre.

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  16. Address

    44 Habost, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0TG

    Telephone

    01851 810166

    Isle Of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Based in Ness on the Isle of Lewis, Taigh Dhonnchaidh offers musical and cultural opportunities to the youth of the area and beyond. Our aim is to preserve the local traditional music and culture for generations to come

    Add Taigh Dhonnchaidh Arts and Music Centre to your Itinerary

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