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The Old Byre Heritage Centre

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Well worth a visit....

..... if you like history, geography, sociology, nature etc. Or are generally alive!!! Off the... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Derek L
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Lovely place to visit, friendly staff

A lovely quaint little museum. The exhibition is interesting. The staff are so friendly, we felt so... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Emma C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on way home from beach. Our children loved the outdoor play area and so did we as it meant we got peace to eat our lunch which was very nice! Two freshly made baguettes, some homemade cakes and friendly service. We were a...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 24 May 2018

If your visiting Mull and have any interest in its history and its wildlife it would be a great shame not to visit The Old Byre. We got there at opening time and Ursula (who is one of the amazing characters that has created this...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

..... if you like history, geography, sociology, nature etc. Or are generally alive!!! Off the beaten track this little place offers you a glimpse of Mulls past, who has lived there and what life may have been like. There are films, a museum with pictures,...More

1  Thank Derek L
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

After driving down what seemed a dirt track road for a few miles we arrived, well what a charming place with 2 lovely ladies running it, they were so helpful and friendly couldn’t do enough for us without being intrusive and knowledgable about their island....More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

A lovely quaint little museum. The exhibition is interesting. The staff are so friendly, we felt so welcome. The play area was great, aimed towards younger children, it's under cover so perfect for a rainy day.

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Any time we visit Mull we make a bee-line for the Old Byre. It has everything you need in once place, with an olde worlde feel, excellent customer service and a place to sit and put the world to rights. On this visit we had...More

Thank LisaCoverdale
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Rained all day but it didn't matter as we were warm and dry in the Old Byre learning about the history of Mull. The models were amazing and seeing birds up close was very informative.Lovely lunch and lovely ladies in the shop and cafe.

Thank Polly C
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We read the reviews and drove to find it, wish we hadn't bothered! Children's outside play area is for very young children. We had lunch, over £20 for two ham toasties & two soups & a coffee. We said no salad with the toasties but...More

Thank 131bellasmum
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Café set in a gift shop under the Heritage Centre has its own car park, down a track just outside Dervaig. Friendly service, plenty of room, comfortable, reasonable choice, good service.

Thank J S
Reviewed 1 July 2017

A fascinating gift shop, cafe, heritage centre - all sorts of things on offer. Excellent home-made cakes. Friendly staff.

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