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Groam House Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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excellent if you like this sort of thing

We were part of a group touring Pictland, so this was a natural place to stop. It's a small museum... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Oxford, United Kingdom
Tiny Musuem Packed with History

I visited while on a small group tour with Road Scholar. They had pre-arranged a talk about the... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Charlotte NC
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An award winning museum dedicated to the Picts and to displaying and interpreting the stunning examples of their sculptural art found in Rosemarkie, including the magnificent Rosemarkie cross-slab. The museum also cares for the George Bain...more
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High Street, Rosemarkie IV10 8UF, Scotland
+44 1381 620961
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

We were part of a group touring Pictland, so this was a natural place to stop. It's a small museum, but very well laid out, with some excellent Pictish artefacts (and we had the benefit of the local guide/expert, which helped). Upstairs there are some...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

I visited while on a small group tour with Road Scholar. They had pre-arranged a talk about the Picts which was very interesting. You can tell that the volunteers are truly dedicated to preserving the history of the Picts. This is a very intimate museum...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

So fine, packed with interest and history. Good video to watch and good books to buy. DONT FORGET TO MAKE A DONATION. All run by volunteers.

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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

This is the best wee museum I have come across and did so thanks to the NORTH 500 map. I would never have known about it otherwise though I would have had to drive through the charming village to get to Cromarty, my destination for...More

Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed 24 May 2018

It is a small one but very specific. It is mostly full of memories from WW1 and the men who fought and died from this area. There are also Pictish stones from long ago. The volunteer there was very good with all the information. Worth...More

Thank slcgal
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

An interesting little museum which is free to visit A beautiful collection of carved Pictish Stones Lots of interesting information and a good basic video on the Picts

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Small museum on Rosemarkie' 'high' street. Helpful staff, fee to enter but suggested donation of £3.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed my visit and especially the volunteer taking time to walk round with me and explain the Pictish stone exhibits.

Thank Specialist1
Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is a lovely pictish museum to visit if you are in the area. it is rather small and has other local facts inside. had a computer for the children to make and print off their own pictish stone which they enjoyed

Thank theoriginalnosher
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Travelled from Inverness where we were staying to visit the museum. Checked the website which said it would be open. When we arrived museum closed and notice (tiny) said only open on Saturday and Sunday with short opening times! We realise that volunteers man the...More

1  Thank mhomac
GroamHM, Director of Sales at Groam House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

We are very sorry about this disappointment. Our web site was definitely displaying correct opening times so we think that some other web site must have been incorrect.

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