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Giant Angus Macaskill Museum

Worth visiting for Mr Macaskill alone. He's witty, warm and full of anecdotes. The museum is unique... read more

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Rob P
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Evesham, United Kingdom
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Excellent value for money

Loved our trip to this small museum. The curator is a true Highland gentleman and fascinated us... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yvonne M
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Dunvegan High Street | Route 31, approximately 2.5 km off Highway #105, Dunvegan NS B0C 1H0, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worth visiting for Mr Macaskill alone. He's witty, warm and full of anecdotes. The museum is unique and, although small, is original and unusual and tells the story of Scotland's, indeed the United Kingdom's, tallest man, who by all accounts, was a great showman as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our trip to this small museum. The curator is a true Highland gentleman and fascinated us with his stories. Well worth the money and a thoroughly enjoyable visit.

Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely little museum, run with great enthusiasm and dedication. A true gem. It is only one room but well worth a visit and contains lots of information. The founder, is giant in character, and has some great stories to share. Well worth a visit...More

Thank kazbass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem near the Dunvegan Castle. Charming mister Macaskill told us all about the history of a famous Scott. The museum is as charming as its owner and the stories are full of humour and also available in other languages than English. Please take...More

Thank Manon G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is amazing! Just one room but it contains all the information you need + a lifesize doll of Angus. Mr Macaskill is super friendly and told us all about the museum. Would definitely recommend everyone to stop for a short visit and support...More

Thank Floor v
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are at Dunvegan, just stop by and spend 15min to this “do it yourself “ museum. The founder, a relative of the Giant in question, will give you the full explanation. Ask also about his son Danny. You will be surprised!

Thank eklonhammer
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Recommended to call into this tiny museum by friends who'd visited before, we found it very interesting. It's never going to be a modern, interactive, whizz-bang museum but the founder / curator was charming, friendly and erudite and as everyone says, this is definitely a...More

Thank paul c
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We went here as we are fans of Danny MacAskill. Danny’s mum was an absolute gem, full of knowledge both about him and Angus. Danny’s dad was also very chatty when we saw him briefly. Great little museum, very cheap to visit and very interesting....More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The Angus Macaskill Museum is a tiny, old-fashioned museum that is the passion project of one man who has dedicated a portion of his life to an interesting family legacy of his. You can probably get through the museum in 10-20 minutes, but it's definitely...More

Thank Mary Glenn K
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is a small, old-fashioned museum, which is a labour of love, and a stage for the engaging storytelling of its curator and creator. Very good value, and probably the best thing available in Dunvegan on a rainy day, which is quite often. Sitting on...More

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