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Highland Museums

Inverness Museum & Art Gallery, Highland Folk Museum and The Highland Photographic Archive are all part of High Life Highland which was established by the Highland Council to deliver community learning and leisure services on its behalf. High Life Highland is a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland No. SC407011 and is registered Scottish charity No.SCO42593.

Our Vision:

We aim to deliver a welcoming museums service that provide inspiration, learning and enjoyment for all.

In order to fulfil our vision we offer a service to the public, which includes:

  • Welcoming staff and friendly atmosphere at the museum sites

  • Permanent and temporary exhibitions and displays open to the public for learning and enjoyment

  • Online access to the Highland Photographic Archive

  • Opportunity to purchase copies of photographs from the Highland Photographic Archive

  • An activity programme aimed at inspiring those who take part

  • A learning and access service that reflects the needs and interests of the communities that we serve

  • An enquiries service related to the collections
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Castle Wynd
Inverness IV2 3EB

For full details and to make group bookings please telephone us on +44 (0)1463 237114
or email us directly at

Opening Hours:

1st April – 31st October
Tuesday – Saturday 10am-5pm
1st November – 31st March
Thursday – Saturday 10am -5pm

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