Situated in Viewfield House, Nairn Museum offers visitors and locals alike a fascinating insight into the life and times of the town and surrounding area over the centuries. There is a wide range of permanent displays featuring various aspects of Nairn’s history alongside a huge collection of archive material. Each year there is also a special programme of temporary exhibitions.
The Museum particularly welcomes children, providing a range of pick-up-and-touch exhibits and a safe play area.
Whether you want to plan a self-led visit to the museum to explore our collection or whether you would like to book a facilitated session, our museum staff/volunteers look forward to welcoming you.
Whatever your plans, please contact our museum team in advance to book and make sure you get the most out of your visit.
Too far away to visit?
Budget restraints making travel to venues difficult?
Don’t worry, we’ve still got you covered!
Connect your class to our Museum for a live, interactive workshop. Get in touch with our team to discuss your needs and we can design an online workshop around one of these key topics.
Families with children of all ages can enjoy a range of museum activities and experience our collections in a safe environment.
To find our what activities and facilities are currently available email our museum team via our website.
Digital Activities, Downloads & Resources
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Where We Are
Nairn IV12 4EE : Open 7 days a week from 10am – 4pm (last entry 3.15pm)