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The Graves at Akarit

The Graves at Akarit

The Graves at Akarit, a poem by Private John Smart, 2nd Seaforth, offers an emotional account of the events of the little-known WWII battle.

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A Poem from the Archive

A Poem from the Archive

The first in a brand new series exploring poems from the Archive, this moving WWI piece tells the story of Lance Corporal Edwards in WWI.

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The Anglo-Mysore Wars

The Anglo-Mysore Wars

The 78th Highlanders fought in the Anglo-Mysore wars throughout the late 18th century – discover their story.

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Weddings

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.

Research

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