Visit us at the 5 star Highlanders’ Museum (Queen’s Own Highlanders Collection) and immerse yourself in our rich and diverse history, following in the footsteps of the Highland soldier from just after the Battle of Culloden until the present day. Our Nationally Significant Collection, the largest collection of military artefacts outside of Edinburgh, showcases the history of the Highland Regiments and includes an array of artefacts and archive material from the Seaforth Highlanders, The Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders, the Queen’s Own Highlanders, The Highlanders and most recently, 4th Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (4 SCOTS).
Before the refurbishment of the museum the medals were painstakingly and accurately mounted and displayed and we wanted to bring the majority of the medals into one area on the ground floor for viewing by all visitors including those unable to climb the stairs. We...read more
Museum Closure – 18th December The Highlanders’ Museum and the whole Fort George site will be closed to the public on Wednesday 18th December to allow essential maintenance works to be carried out. The Museum and Fort George will be open as normal on Thursday 19th...read more
We are delighted to announce that the Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection) latest quarterly newsletter has now been published! To take a look at our newsletter please click on the link below;...read more
The Highlanders' Museum and the whole Fort George site will be closed to the public on Friday 8th of November to allow essential maintenance works to be carried out. The Museum and Fort George will be open as normal on Saturday 9th November....read more
CURATOR The Highlanders Museum (Queen’s Own Highlanders’ Collection) invites applications for a Curator to work at Fort George, near Inverness, on 1st December 2019, or as soon as possible after this date Applicants should have relevant experience and a keen interest...read more