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Culloden Battlefield

  • Inverness
  • Outdoor
  • Ages 9+
  • Landmarks

Attraction Information

An exciting interpretive exhibition uses interactive characters that witnessed or were involved in the battle and incorporating the latest historical and archaeological evidence it tells the course of events through fresh eyes.

Included within the exhibition's Battle zone is the immersion theatre where you can experience first hand what it was like to be in the middle of the action at Culloden and displays of authentic weapons and artefacts found on the battlefield.

A hand held audio device with multi language dialogue is available to take onto the battlefield to help you further understand the armies' manoeuvres and tactics.

Sound plays a key part in the exhibition with Gaelic as the dominant source language. The audio visual content uses the original words, song and music of the men and women who played their part in the fateful events and is delivered in the Gaelic spoken at the time of the battle. Displays of original Gaelic source material are shown through a variety of media.

We have heard that there is also a person guided tour, which is apparently very good and worth asking about.

Opening hours

Battlefield accessible daily. Visitor centre open: 1 February - 31 March Daily 10.00am - 4.00pm 1 April - 31 May Daily 9.00am - 5.30pm 1 June - 31 August Daily 9.00am - 6.00pm 1 September - 31 October Daily 9.00am - 5.30pm 1 Nov - 23 Dec Daily


Adult: £11.00 Concession: £8.50 Family: £26.00 Single Adult Family: £22.00

Travel & Contact Information


Culloden Moor, Inverness, The Highlands, IV2 5EU, Scotland

Phone number

0844 493 2159



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FAQ & Additional Information

Culloden Battlefield has not told us about their parking.

Yes, there are toilets and accessible toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Culloden Battlefield has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Culloden Battlefield has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Culloden Battlefield is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Culloden Battlefield have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Culloden Battlefield has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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