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Castle House Museum

Castle Gardens, Dunoon PA23 7HH, Scotland
+44 1369 701422
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Great value

What a cracking little museum. Packed full of local history. Sorry I can't remember the gentleman... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Samantha H
via mobile
Sunday take away

Good range fair price and prompt friendly service. I use the place fairly frequently and whilst... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
JohnnyJohnBoyOrr
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Dunoon, United Kingdom
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Castle Gardens, Dunoon PA23 7HH, Scotland
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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
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We saved visiting the museum until we had a free day in Dunoon. I think we benefited from having seem most of Dunoon and the surrounding area before our visit so were better able to appreciate some of the museum's content. The photo gallery of...More

Thank drjohn030151
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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing collection of memorabilia and artifacts of Dunoon and Cowel Peninsula Small museum but it is well worth spending at least an hour enjoying the exhibits and reading the story boards. Thank you to all the volunteers who have made this museum a must see...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The day we visited they had just got wifi I was one of the first to try it out , was great seeing items from my past plus other item from the area , so cheap to get in .

2  Thank Linda R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Good for a rainy day and Scotland gets plenty of those! Bit expensive for what was in there though. Local history you would expect from a small town museum. Volunteer staff nice and helpful.

Thank Wendy575
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The attendant was excited about the history of the area. He asked questions about our interests and relations and showed us extra pertinent pictures and articles.

1  Thank Catharine M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

People in the area asked if we'd been to "the castle" so we decided to go thinking we were touring the building. We were pleasantly surprised to discover it was a local museum. Additionally, it was a free-will donation. We learned a lot by going...More

2  Thank Bountiful-IA
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Madchick4455
What time does it open and close during the week?
3 April 2017|
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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)
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