Lochaber Archive Centre

Tasglann Loch Abar

As part of the Highland Archive Service, the Lochaber Archive Centre at Fort William is responsible for locating, preserving and making accessible documents relating to all aspects of Highland history. The Lochaber Archive Centre collects and preserves archives relating to Lochaber, dating from the 17th century to the present.

Due to a staff shortage Lochaber Archive Centre is now open on Fridays by appointment between 10am and 5pm. (Closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm). To make an appointment to visit the archive on a Friday to access any of the collections please contact us via email on [email protected] or telephone 01463 256444.

Services available:

Access into the building is available via a ramp.
Car parking and refreshments are available at West Highland College.

Easter Closure

The Lochaber Archive Centre will be closed on Friday 14th April. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Upcoming Activities

Due to a staff shortage Lochaber Archive Centre is now open on Fridays by appointment between 10am and 5pm. (Closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm). Please contact us by telephone or email to arrange your visit.