17 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Aviemore Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Aviemore

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Aviemore in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 17 Aviemore 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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Old school house at the Highland Folk Museum in Newtonmore

Highland Folk Museum

  • Newtonmore
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Highland Folk Museum has transformed 300 years of history by recreating a thriving 1700's township, of heather thatched turf houses with open pea...

Outside view of Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

  • Inverness
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Explore the history of the Scottish Highlands from a whole new interactive light! The museum is home to a wide range of artefacts and activities for...

Aeroplanes at Highland Aviation Museum in Inverness

Highland Aviation Museum

  • Inverness
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Highland Aviation Museum has a number of aircraft, aircraft cockpits, engines and other exhibits outside, as well as a fire engine. Many of the cockp...

Loch Ness monster model at Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition in Drumnadrochit

Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition

  • Drumnadrochit
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

A 5 Star Visit Scotland Visitor Attraction, the exhibition has been open for over 30 years and consists of 6 themed rooms all telling their own story...

Outside view of The Highlanders Museum in Inverness

The Highlanders Museum

  • Inverness
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Highlanders Museum traces the history of the Seaforth Highlanders, The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders and the Queen's Own Highlanders (Seafort and C...

Man rolling barrel at Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre in Craigellachie

Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre

  • Craigellachie
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Speyside Cooperage Visitor Centre Discover the ancient art of coopering at Speyside Cooperage. The Acorn to Cask exhibition illustrates the lifecycle...

People in classic car at Moray Motor Museum in Elgin

Moray Motor Museum

  • Elgin
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Moray Motor Museum is an interesting place to visit even if motors aren't your thing, and if they are, you're in for a treat! The museum houses a sup...

Entrance to Highland Museum Of Childhood in Strathpeffer

Highland Museum Of Childhood

  • Strathpeffer
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Highland Museum Of Childhood tells the story of childhood in the Highlands. It is home to the comprehensive Angela Kellie Doll Collection. Costume, c...

Gardens and tower at Fochabers Folk Museum

Fochabers Folk Museum

  • Fochabers
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fochabers Folk Museum was opened in 1984, and began with the aim to preserve the photographs and memories of “Fochaberians' past and present. This ha...

Entrance to Lossiemouth Fisheries and Community Museum

Lossiemouth Fisheries and Community Museum

  • Lossiemouth
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fancy a trip to the past? The Lossiemouth Fisheries and Community Museum is a nice little place to visit with the kids if you want to learn about the...

Visitors on vehicle on Grampian Transport Museum in Alford

Grampian Transport Museum

  • Alford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Grampian Transport Museum has dramatic displays, cool push button exhibits and multi-media presentations depict the history of road travel in the reg...

Outside view of The Scottish Crannog Centre in Aberfeldy

The Scottish Crannog Centre

  • Aberfeldy
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Scottish Crannog Centre is a unique, award-winning living history museum and interesting place to take the family and celebrates its 20th year o...

Sign to Glenesk Retreat and Folk Museum in Tarfside

Glenesk Retreat and Folk Museum

  • Tarfside
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Glenesk Retreat and Folk Museum is a centre for the community of Glenesk, the east-most of the inspiring glens of Angus and is home to a folk museum,...

Women dressed for festival at Tain Through Time

Tain Through Time

  • Tain
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tain Through Time is within the churchyard where there is a Pilgrimage: a thoroughly modern visitor centre experience housed in a delightful 17th cen...

Outside view of Tarbat Discovery Centre in Tain

Tarbat Discovery Centre

  • Tain
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Tarbat Discovery Centre is interesting before you even get inside, with it being housed in the old Parish Church which was the only Pictish monas...

Mum and daughter at J M Barrie's Birthplace in Kirriemuir

J M Barrie's Birthplace

  • Kirriemuir
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Visit the enchanting cottage where Sir JM Barrie was born! As charming as it is, if the kids are not aware of the story and the writer in advance the...

Ancient carved stone at Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum

Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum

  • Meigle
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum is housed in a former school house, which backs on to a graveyard where many of the Pictish stones were found! These s...

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