Tarbat Discovery Centre, Portmahomack

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Housed in the refurbished Tarbat Old Parish Church,Tarbat Discovery Centre is a museum, learning and activity centre dedicated to displaying and preserving the heritage of the Tarbat peninsula. It is the site of the only fully excavated Pictish monastic settlement in Scotland to date, now a National Monument.

The Centre displays many of the artefacts uncovered during the extensive archaeological investigations of the site along with local exhibitions, parish records, photographic archives and more.
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  • Excellent little museum with alot packed into a small space. Very friendly staff who are keen for you to see everything thing. Well worth the visit. 
    Excellent little museum with alot packed into a small space. Very friendly staff who are keen for you to see everything thing. Well worth the visit.  more »
  • A fascinating small museum with a range of topics covered in its displays The Pictish items on display are fantastic The local history covered is a treasure trove of information 
    A fascinating small museum with a range of topics covered in its displays The Pictish items on display are fantastic The local history covered is a treasure trove of information  more »
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  • Great little museum, with some great history. wonderful volunteers.
  • Sorry, meant to give 5 stars,to Tarbert discovery centre,well worth a visit.

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