Museum of Islay Life, Port Charlotte

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  • If you're on Islay for more than a day or two, The Museum of Islay Life in Port Charlotte is a must-visit. What a delight this place is, full of fascinating artefacts from the stone age right through ...  more »
  • We visited here last week and found the museum most interesting. The displays are well set out out and the staff are very welcoming and enthusiastic. Well worth a visit if you are on the island.  more »
  • Stopped by for some help tracking down relatives before they migrated to USA. Catherine was amazing in pulling files and books for us to pour over. 2 1/2 hours later we were armed with new and more in...  more »
  • The museum is fascinating ,detailing the history of Islay ,the people ,industries, and tragedies .I had a tear in my eye reading the letter from a young soldier who never returned home . The guide was very helpful with local knowledge and found an ancestors grave right outside in the churchyard . Well worth a visit .
  • Great Display of Islay history and the history of whisky
  • Very nice information about the history of Islay
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