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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  • If you only have time for one experience this summer, then go to Loch Tay and the Crannog Centre! Even without the iconic round house, you will still have an inspiring, informative and educational.....  more »
  • Although the Crannog has been badly damaged by fire the centre is well worth a visit. By a combination of information displays and outdoor displays and activities the staff really bring history to...  more »
  • Last week I went on a Taster Workshop exploring different iron age crafts. It was a wonderful peaceful day, crafting quietly in one of the huts. We have several different tutors and each were super....  more »
  • 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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