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RSPB Mull of Galloway

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Mull of Galloway Reserve, Scotland
+44 1988 402130
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Well timed visit

Although the fog/low cloud made even seeing the sea and lighthouse a challenge. We were greeted by... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
olibot
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Durham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Well worth a visit

Situated close to the lighthouse and cafe the RSPB visitors centre was informative and interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shirley W
,
Girvan, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“sea birds” (13 reviews)
“the reserve” (5 reviews)
“isle of man” (6 reviews)
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Mull of Galloway Reserve, Scotland
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+44 1988 402130
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the fog/low cloud made even seeing the sea and lighthouse a challenge. We were greeted by a very friendly and knowledgable member of staff. Whilst we were there a couple of Common Redpolls decided to pay a visit. Certainly an unusual spot here.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Situated close to the lighthouse and cafe the RSPB visitors centre was informative and interesting David the guide was very good with info

1  Thank Shirley W
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

As I've mentioned in my other review on the lighthouse, me mum and pooch sought refuge in here as the weather wasn't to kind and mum was bloody freezing. The guy was able to take all sorts of questions off people and seemed very knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Set in the old buildings to the left of the lighthouse, there are very informative displays, videos, live feeds from nearby nest cameras, and information panels explaining the wildlife of the Mull. There are also little activity items for children to use and enjoy relating...More

Thank ughdar
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant, David was superb. Very informative and well worth a visit. Toilets are located next door.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We were staying nearby at The Lighthouse Cottages and called in to see what had been sighted recently. Very informative staff member who chatted with us and told us what was around, weather had been terrible which had affected sightings but it was great to...More

Thank Lizst_9
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

The actual centre is not that large but the walk down the steps to the cliffs leads to a viewing platform where you can see literally thousands of seabirds and the wild sea crashing against the rocks below. The associated café is nice and bright...More

Thank charlieclown
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Lots of birds to see and lovely video of seals nearby which was fascinating - very helpful staff who talked about local birds and where to see others that one might be interested in. Dogs welcome which is so important these days with bowls of...More

Thank Shellbrook
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Friendly staff at great location. Blowing an absolute hooligan while we were there. Horizontal rain on the way back to that car but well worth the trip.

Thank John P
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly and informative staff. Dogs welcome. The circular walk around the Mull of Galloway is pleasant and the lighthouse is another place to visit

Thank Charlie C
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