The Highland Folk Museum, Newtonmore is situated in the Cairngorm National Park, just 16miles from Aviemore. The Museum is at the north end of the village and is well signposted.
Opening hours for 2017
5 April to end of August
Open daily : 10.30am – 5.30pm
September to 27 October
Open daily: 11.00am – 4.30pm
Average Length of Visit
Please allow 3-5 hours to fully experience the Highland Folk Museum.
Admission: There is no admission charge but we welcome donations towards the upkeep of the museum and it’s future development.
How to get here
From Inverness (44.2miles, approx. 55min):
Follow the A9 south from Inverness for 39miles, take the junction for Kingussie/Newtonmore onto the A86 and follow signs to Newtonmore for 5mins.
From Perth (68.2miles, approx. 80mins):
Follow the A9 north for 63miles, take the junction for Newtonmore onto the B9150 and continue for 5mins.
From Fort William (47miles, approx. 1hr):
Follow the A82 north for 10miles, at Spean Bridge take the junction right onto the A86 for Newtonmore and continue for 37miles.
Bus and Train services –
Services to Newtonmore run frequently
By Air –
Our nearest airport is Inverness Airport, approx 51 miles away (1 hour by car, via the A9).
For more information about public transportation services in Scotland please consult http://www.travelinescotland.com