Ionad Eachdraidh an Rois Mhuilich
The Ross of Mull is an area so rich in history that there is still visible evidence of the lives of past generations on the beautiful coastlines and moorlands, wherever you walk. From ancient times to the sudden loss of a way of life in the 19th century due to famine, clearance and emigration, there are tales to be told and connections to be rediscovered.
The Ross of Mull Historical Centre (RoMHC) was established in 1997 to help make these connections for both the local communities and visitors to the area who are seeking information on the culture and family ties from the past. RoMHC is the hub for an archive about the people, the history and the natural environment of the Ross of Mull, gathered through research, projects and events. Visit us in Bunessan for a warm welcome and insight into a fascinating area of the Highlands of Scotland.
The Ross of Mull Historical Centre is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation, SC030873
The Centre is a hub of information about the unique history of the people and culture of the Ross of Mull. It houses displays, a small library, excellent publications and a large archive of genealogical material.Read More
The Centre contains a large archive of genealogical material relating to the Ross of Mull with many resources available to anyone interested in history and the natural environment.
The Centre produces a range of publications for sale including the very popular walking guides for the seven districts of the Ross of Mull.Read More
Tuesday, 13 September 2022
Trustees from the Historical Centre are among those who are actively involved in the Community Garden - helping to pot up or to gather hay.Read More
Saturday, 9 April 2022
The Community Garden now has a poly tunnel! Seed sowing is now in full swing with the full benefits of a light sheltered place for them to germinate.Read More
The Ross of Mull is an extraordinary microcosm of all that draws visitors to the Hebridean Islands. The scenery, as you travel along the single-track road from the ferry at Craignure is breath-taking. You experience in the many walks in the area a true sense of wilderness; the secret bays with their beaches of silvery sand, the abundance of wildlife and the innumerable marks on the landscape of the lives of past generations and communities long gone. The Ross of Mull is a compelling place for anyone fascinated by history and the ancient way of life of the Gaelic people.
By Phone: 01681 700659 By Email: email@example.com
Closing Thursday 19th October 2023
Weekdays 10am - 1pm