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Excellent local museum

Museums are often only as good as not only the artefacts held in them but the enthusiasm of the... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Inspire824830
Excellent local museum

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit here today. Delightful member of staff called Sheila went to great... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Museums are often only as good as not only the artefacts held in them but the enthusiasm of the staff that run them. Having visited tain through tiome recently i cannot fault the absolute dedication of jason who gave us a very useful tour of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit here today. Delightful member of staff called Sheila went to great trouble to show us around and she was so very knowledgeable and interesting. Significant history for such a small town, royal, religious, silver-smithing. Well presented, and interesting for children and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Don’t tell the locals, but although I am Scottish, I’d never been to Tain before and had no idea of how historically important is is. Our visit to Tain Through Time certainly put that right, and the gentleman on duty was so passionate about the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We didn't allow ourselves enough time here, and another problem was that the site was very understaffed and the custodian kept having to go to lock and unlock the museum and Pilgrimage so was a bit preoccupied and we weren't able to get much information...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jane A
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Being married to a Ross with his ancestor from Tain, it was great to hear Jason telling us stories about him

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

Great place to visit, especially the church. Very interesting historical facts available. Staff on site are very helpful and friendly.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place, three separate areas and all very well displayed we found the information about the Pilgrimage history easy to follow. The old church was beautiful and when we got outside to enter the third building a overzealous mother herring gull took an...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

The museum and the pilgrimage next door are a must see in the area. A lovely little museum with a good collection and great staff with a real interest in history and the collection.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We visited this small site full of interesting items and information of History in Tain. If my husband was not with me I would have spent All day there. Jason acted as a tour guide and was a mine of information. His enthusiasm shone through...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great afternoon here. It's a really interesting little museum and Jason, in The Pilgrimage, is incredibly well informed about local history. We had to tear ourselves away after a fascinating chat with him about Pictish history, military history, Scottish history as well...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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