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Clan Macpherson Museum

Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DE, Scotland
01540 67332
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Informative Museum

Lovely little museum. However, rather a lot of written information which was quite difficult to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Angie C
via mobile
Nice clan history

My fiancée (now wife) and I were in Scotland for our wedding and happened to spot a sign for the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lincolnjkc
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Clan Macpherson House and Museum displays historical items from Clan Macpherson and Scottish history. Open April 1-October 31.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DE, Scotland
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01540 67332
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely little museum. However, rather a lot of written information which was quite difficult to consume

Thank Angie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancée (now wife) and I were in Scotland for our wedding and happened to spot a sign for the museum while driving on the motorway. As she is a McPherson and very interested in the history and genealogy of 'her' clan it went almost...More

Thank lincolnjkc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A flying visit but a much enjoy one, as you would expect, the museum is totally dedicated to the Clan McPherson, I particularly enjoyed the Clan collection of medals, admission was free, but donations are welcome, there is an audio introduction of around 10 minutes...More

Thank ERIC B
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We found the team very chatty and helpful when we arrived and left us to wander around and examine hundreds of items to illustrate many centuries of Scottish clan history. Will interest even non Macphersons like us!

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great museum and full of interesting artefacts. Staff very helpful too. There is free access and plenty of free parking.

Thank EdwardSalmon
Clan Macpherson M, Museum Assistant at Clan Macpherson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to review us. We hope to welcome you again.

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Staffed by real enthusiasts, knowledgable and friendly. A really enjoyable whistle stop tour of the Clan Macpherson.More

Thank Russell M
Clan Macpherson M, Museum Assistant at Clan Macpherson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your visit, albeit a quick one. We are aware that the museum is much larger on the inside than it appears, but with all the interesting artefacts it just seems to keep on growing. We will look forward...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

All round great fun. The kids loved the dressing up box which left us to really get to grips with the fascinating displays. We didn't quite have time to finish so will definitely need to go again.

Thank Valerio F
Clan Macpherson M, Museum Assistant at Clan Macpherson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks for you kind words. We are glad the kids were able to enjoy their visit as much as the adults did. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 1 July 2017

Very interesting place if you're a Macpherson. Good little film to watch. Lots of reading as you go round the museum

Thank 100barbaraae
Clan Macpherson M, Museum Assistant at Clan Macpherson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review us.

Reviewed 3 June 2017

I've passed the Clan Macpherson Museum countless times over the past 30 years or so, and never taken the time to visit ...until now. Small, very well laid out, and thoroughly informative material - a helpful, well-spoken and informed Highlander was available to answer our...More

Thank Tilliclax
Clan Macpherson M, Museum volunteer at Clan Macpherson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are happy we made you feel welcome and look forward to your next visit. Haste ye back!

Reviewed 28 April 2017

A lovely little visit, the staff are friendly and helpful, although we didn't have any children with us, we noticed that the staff gave them activities to do around this museum.

Thank Susan P
Clan Macpherson M, Museum Assistant at Clan Macpherson Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

So glad you enjoyed your visit. Than you for taking the time to review us.

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