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The visitor center is in the harbor district of the town next to a good restaurant. It is extremely... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Rhisa
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Pardes Hanna, Israel
Interesting, but limited.

An interesting centre, however its limited resources are obvious here. A good place to go with... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
NiallInTheHills
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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21 Jul 2018
“Interesting, but limited.”
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6 Main Street, Lochinver IV27 4JZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

An interesting centre, however its limited resources are obvious here. A good place to go with children and lots suitable for their age bracket, but could do with being slightly bigger with more to exhibit. Still worth a visit of you're in Lochinver.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We were in Lochinver for a few days before I asked in the Post Office (really helpful, lovely folk) why the Visitor Centre was always closed.. they told me I had to go up to the big white building around the bend and set back...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The visitor center is in the harbor district of the town next to a good restaurant. It is extremely well equipped with many brochures and the man who works there is informative and very kind

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rhisa
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Called in here at start of our holiday serking information on various interests. The lady who was on duty was so helpful and friendly. Nothing was to much trouble. The exhibition is def worth a visit. One of the best information centetes i been in

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We visit everytime we come up to this area. There are interactive displays, live nest cams (not always), local history, children's activities, info on local wildlife sightings, a seating area with binoculars for looking out over the bay and lovely staff. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Great little centre with loads of information. Mary was really helpful thank you. Little shop sells stamps . Good interactive maps and local wildlife information that the kids loved. Free which was even nicer

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Taking shelter from a heavy shower, I poppd in ... and stayed for over an hour. It is all interesting, with a knowledgable custodian. I talked to her about my encounter with a Highland Bull on the single-track road; and I learned a lot about...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank solo70
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Assynt community have gone to great lengths, mainly by volunteers, to set up a most informative display system on the Geology and the local History. masses of clearly laid out information and a great collection of historical items found--even including the only Polar Bear...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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