Bute Museum

In this busy museum, situated behind the Castle, you can experience the archaeology, history and natural history of the Isle of Bute.

Opening Times

Summer:

1st April through to 30th September inclusive -

  • Monday to Saturday 10.30 am until 3.30pm
  • Sundays 1.30pm until 3.30pm

Winter:

1st October to 30th November (Closed in December and January for routine maintenance)

1st February until 31st March

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday 1.30pm until 3.30pm

Admission

  • Adults £4.00
  • Concession £3.00
  • Children under 16 (accompanied by an adult) Free

Facilities

  • An extensive display of bird and island wild life and a wild flower display throughout the summer.
  • The exhibits cover every period of Bute's history from early stone tools to Clyde steamers and include a collection of paintings and photographs of Rothesay.
  • Young visitors will enjoy the touch table, small aquarium,  toddlers' case and the free museum quiz.
  • An interesting range of souvenirs, gifts and books are available from our gift shop.

Contact Details

Tel: 01700 505067
Website: www.butemuseum.org.uk

Email: Bute Museum

How to Find Us: 

Bute Museum
7 Stuart Street Rothesay
PA20 0EP Isle of Bute
United Kingdom
GB