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Museum in Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan Station Museum

This fascinating little museum records the epic tale of building the West Highland railway line. The famous 21-arch Glenfinnan viaduct, just east of the station, was built in 1901, and featured in several Harry Pott…
Monument in Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan Monument

This tall column, topped by a statue of a kilted Highlander, was erected in 1815 on the spot where Bonnie Prince Charlie first raised his standard and rallied the Jacobite clans on 19 August 1745, marking the start …
Cafe in Glenfinnan

Dining Car Tearoom

This atmospheric tearoom, set in a 1960s railway coach, serves soup and sandwiches, scones with cream and jam, and pots of tea, with superb views of the mountains above Loch Shiel.
Museum in Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan Visitor Centre

This centre recounts the story of the ’45, as the Jacobite rebellion of 1745 is known, when Bonnie Prince Charlie’s loyal clansmen marched and fought their way from Glenfinnan south via Edinburgh to Derby, then back…