Bute Museum and its collection

Bute Museum

Bute Museum is a museum in Isle of Bute. The museum features exhibits related to Social History, Personalities, Natural Sciences, Weapons and War, Costume and Textiles, Maritime, Archives, Archaeology, Science and Technology, Fine Art, Coins and Medals and Land Transport. Key themes, people and exhibits in the museum include Inchmarnock and the Queen of the Inch, Submarines including X-craft, Bute's flowering plants, Highland Boundary fault, Carved stones of Bute, Other animals of Bute, Victorian Rothesay, Burgh of Rothesay, Geology of Bute, Clyde Steamers, Bute's Mammals, Wartime Bute and Bute's Birds.

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Bute Museum
7 Stuart Street
(by Rothesay Castle)
PA20 0BX Rothesay

Visitor information Bute Museum

Opening hours

1st April through to 30th September inclusive
Monday to Saturday 10.30 am until 3.30pm
Sundays 1.30pm until 3.30pm

1st October to 30th November; 1st February until 31st March
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday 1.30pm until 3.30pm

(Closed in December and January for routine maintenance)


0 – 15Free


Wheelchair accessible
Museum shop

Location & Map

7 Stuart Street, Rothesay

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