The Museum of Scottish Lighthosues welcomes you.

Details of the Museum and Castle/Lighthouse are available on Euan's Guide.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information on accessibility.


  • Free parking is available on site.
  • Blue badge holder spaces are available.

Access to entrance

  • There is level access to the Museum front door.
  • There is level access to the entrance/shop.
  • Light levels are medium.
  • There is a fixed loop system in place.

Access to Museum

  • The Museum holds the Autism Friendly Award.
  • There may be background music playing.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the Museum.
  • Lighting levels are medium.
  • There is a level change within the Museum, with a moderate permanent ramp.

Access to other floors

  • A platform lift is available. 

Other services, resources and facilites

  • There is a wheelchair to borrow. 
  • The accessible toilet is located opposite the reception desk.
  • Assistance dogs are welcome at the Museum. A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog. An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.
  • Concessions are available.

Access to the Caslte/Lighthouse and cottages

  • The lighthouse and cottages are reached along a 200m tarmac surfaced path from the museum. 
  • The lighthouse has a 150mm high step at the entrance. 
  • It is explored by climbing a spiral staircase of over 200 steps with no hand-rail. 
  • The top lantern-level is reached up a narrow wooden ladder with a handrail. 
  • The lighthouse cottages are all on the ground level. 
  • There is a raised threshold to each of them - ask a member of staff at the Museum for ramped access.
The Museum of Scottish Lighthouses

The Museum of Scottish Lighthouses have an amazing collection of old objects and artifacts.