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Pistols at Dawn

Pistols at Dawn

Explore the only weapons ever fired in anger in Fort George through the peculiar 18th Century practice of duelling to defending ones honour.

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Around Africa in 61 Days

Around Africa in 61 Days

125 years ago today a young lad from Forres joined the Army to serve his country and travel the world. He achieved both and, in his own words, we tell his story.

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Your wedding should be one of the most unforgettable days of your life. Make it a day to remember at the Fort George Chapel and The Highlanders’ Museum.

Room Hire

The Blue Hackle Rooms offer a unique location for weddings, functions, parties, lunches, meetings and corporate hospitality  in the heart of the Highlands.

The Collection

Our Collection is one the largest regimental display outside London. Founded over 60 years ago, the Museum houses more than 50,000 objects.


The archive at The Highlanders’ Museum (Queen’s Own Highlanders Collection)  covers six British regiments & our allied regiments from overseas. 

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