Lochaber Archive Centre

Tasglann Loch Abar

Following on from the latest government announcement Lochaber Archive Centre will remain closed to the public for booked visits until further notice. 

For more information on booking and what to expect when you visit, see our latest update.

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.

Lochaber Archive Centre is open to the public on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 5pm, closing between 1pm and 2pm for lunch.

Limited public parking is available to the rear of Alexander Ross House, this includes disabled parking. Alternatively there is a large car park opposite the Centre (West End Car Park), accessed via the West End roundabout.


If you would like further information on the collections please contact us via email on [email protected] or telephone 01397 707050.


Mon - Closed
Tue - 10:00 - 13:00; 14:00 - 17:00
Wed - Closed
Thur - 10:00 - 13:00; 14:00 - 17:00
Fri - 10:00 - 13:00; 14:00 - 17:00
Sat - Closed
Sun - Closed
Alexander Ross House Achintore Road FORT WILLIAM PH33 6RQ