Kilmartin Museum

Kilmartin Museum-Nr Oban-What To Do-Museums And Galleries-Scotland



Internationally acclaimed archaeological museum devoted to Scotland's richest prehistoric landscape. Artefacts from nearby ancient monuments, re-constructions, interactive displays, experimental archaeology. Breathtaking audiovisual experience, splendid bookshop and fine café located in tastefully converted stone barn with green oak conservatory overlooking the Kilmartin Glen. 

Serving  lovely cakes, fresh coffee and meals.   Only the freshest and most wholesome of local produce is used in the preparation of our dishes.  Lunch time diners can enjoy freshly made soup, jacket potatoes and sandwiches as well as oven-hot scones and other tempting home baking.

Admire the wonderful, traditional stonework and the massive oak timbers which have been used in constructing the building.  We often have amazing exhibitions of local artwork for you to enjoy whilst you are waiting for your meal.  Step down into the green oak conservatory and savour the views of the Glebe Cairn and Kilmartin Glen

Kilmartin  Museum has an on-site book shop which stocks one of the widest range of titles on the West Coast, including our own publications.  You will also find a wide range of guides and maps. 

The shop has a wide selection of music ranging from contemporary Celtic bands, traditional Scottish Music, Gaelic Psalsms to ancient carnyx music and our own CD - the Sounds of Ancient Scotland.

We also stock local crafts, including pottery, jewellery, carved stones and basketry.  The walls of the café also play host to a number of temporary art exhibitions inspired by the spectacular landscape and archaeology.




Argyll, PA31 8RQ

Tel: 01546-510278