The Scottish Crannog Centre, Kenmore

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The Scottish Crannog Centre is a reconstruction of an early Iron Age loch-dwelling. You will learn all about crannogs, a type of ancient homestead found throughout Scotland and Ireland dating from 2,500 years ago. These structures were built out in the water as defensive homesteads and represented symbols of power and wealth. This authentic re-creation is based on excavation evidence. Your visit includes a self-guided exhibition, a guided crannog tour, and ancient crafts and technology demonstrations. A gift shop offers books, crafts, and other souvenirs. Check ahead for events, which could feature artists, musicians, or skilled craft workers. Please visit website for up-to-date hours and other information. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to The Scottish Crannog Centre and many more Kenmore attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kenmore online driving holiday planner.
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  • We visited the Crannog for the Celtic Yule guided tour and it was great! . All staff and guides were very informative and helpful, We enjoyed the tour of the crannog with its warm cosy fire, the...  more »
  • The Crannog is a truly magical place, a true living museum. With the mystical nature of sitting in a replica round house over the water (crannog), listening to our tour guide (Will), in the...  more »
  • Fantastic day out at the Yule event.we are a family of 4 with 2 dogs and everyone enjoyed the experience .Staff are all very friendly and welcoming and made the experience lots of fun .Lots to do at.....  more »
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  • Lots of interesting things to do and see on a hands on basis.
  • Fantastic trip back to the Iron Age. Their staff was friendly and knowledgeable.
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  • Really enjoyed our visit here. Lovely and helpful staff. Informative and interesting. The last few miles of road to get there are very narrow, so drive slowly and carefully.
  • Good collection of items to see. Lots to learn

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