Lochaber Archive Centre

Tasglann Loch Abar

Please note for the WEEK BEGINNING 11th SEPTEMBER Lochaber Archive will be open on THURSDAY 14th instead of FRIDAY 15th.

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.


Saturday: closed
Sunday: closed
Monday: closed
Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: closed
Thursday: closed
Friday: 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm