20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Auchindrain Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Auchindrain

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Auchindrain in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 31 Auchindrain museums and art galleries to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Hill top view of Auchindrain Township Open Air Museum in Furnace

Auchindrain Township Open Air Museum

  • Furnace
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step right back in time and discover Scotland’s rural history at Auchindrain Township Open Air Museum, the most complete and well-preserved example o...

Scotland's rural life at Strachur Smiddy

Strachur Smiddy

  • Strachur
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Strachur Smiddy is probably unique in two respects at least. Firstly, for most of its operational life, it was in the hands of the Montgomery family,...

Family with dog at Inveraray Jail

Inveraray Jail

  • Inveraray
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Regularly voted a Top Scottish Visitor Attraction, Inveraray Jail makes prison more fun than it should be! The Jail is a living museum where real peo...

Picnic tables at Kilmartin House Museum

Kilmartin House Museum

  • Kilmartin
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Kilmartin Museum , located in the heart of prehistoric Kilmartin Glen in Argyll, is believed to be the only museum in Scotland that can both excavate...

Outside view of Castle House Museum in Dunoon

Castle House Museum

  • Dunoon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Castle House Museum which has been open since 1998, is one of Dunoon's most historic locations. Dunoon became a holiday resort when Lord Provost Ewin...

McLean Museum and Art Gallery

  • Greenock
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Closed for refurbishment         The McLean Museum and Art Gallery is a great place to bring the children. See the Indian Tiger and the Sloth Bear an...

Ice Age stone tools and weapons at Bute Museum in Isle of Bute

Bute Museum

  • Isle of Bute
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bute Museum 's collection of Bute's links with the past cover a period from the earliest Mesolithic stone tools and weapons, to the present day, and...

Boat exhibit at Scottish Maritime Museum Dumbarton

Scottish Maritime Museum- Dumbarton

  • Dumbarton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Scottish Maritime Museum- Dumbarton is a hands-on maritime museum where you can see the world first commercial ship model experiment tank, enter a sh...

Outside view of Vikingar! in Largs

Vikingar!

  • Largs
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Visit Vikingar! located in the beautiful coastal resort of Largs in Ayrshire, and be enthralled by the saga of the Vikings in Scotland. In the capabl...

Lake at Robertson Museum and Aquarium in Millport

Robertson Museum and Aquarium

  • Millport
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Robertson Museum and Aquarium the Marine Station houses is a small public museum and aquarium, named in honour of David Robertson. The museum exhi...

Visitors looking at exhibit at Clydebank Museum

Clydebank Museum

  • Clydebank
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Clydebank Museum is a museum with permanent exhibitions including large model ships and exhibitions concentrating on Clydebanks proud industrial heri...

Puppet at Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre in Glasgow

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre is a combined museum, theatre and workshop offering a great opportunity to see puppets and masks from around the worl...

National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall

National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step into history of Scotland with an educational day out at the National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall. Journey 100 years back in time with an...

Outside view of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum has been a Glasgow favourite since 1901, with 22 themed galleries and an incredible 8,000 objects to explore! It’s...

Kids looking at display at Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

There are over 400 interactive exhibits at The Glasgow Science Centre to boggle, bemuse and offer a whole lot of learning! Welcome to the new frontie...

Roof top view of Glasgow Riverside Museum

Glasgow Riverside Museum

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Open the door to Glasgow’s rich past at the Riverside Museum. This multi-award winning museum is home to over 3,000 objects that tell the story of Gl...

Windows at Scotland Street School Museum in Glasgow

Scotland Street School Museum

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Go old school for this day out and visit the Scotland Street School Museum. Find out how the classrooms of Scotland have changed from the Victorian e...

Outside view of St Mungos Museum of Religious Life in Glasgow

St Mungos Museum of Religious Life

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

St Mungos Museum of Religious Life The award winning St. Mungo Museum Of Religious Life And Art welcome families of every belief including atheism to...

Outside view of The Peoples Palace in Glasgow

The Peoples Palace

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Peoples Palace is set in historic Glasgow Green, tells the story of the people and city of Glasgow from 1750 to the end of the 20th century. Expl...

Family at entrance to Scottish Football Museum in Glasgow

Scottish Football Museum

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Scottish Football Museum Opened in 2001 at Hampden Park which is the oldest continuously-used international ground in the world. The museum contains...

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