News - Naidheachdan

Celebrating 21 Years of the Ross of Mull Historical Centre

Posted By romhc On Saturday, 27 October 2018

Following the official business of the Annual General Meeting on Saturday October 27th, 21 years of the Ross of Mull Historical Centre was celebrated..  Rosie Burgess, whose father Jimmy McKeand founded the Centre was invited to cut the anniversary cake and speak about the vision and motivation of her father. Rosie said “My father had empathy for all those families who had....

Continue Reading

Thursday, 29 November 2018

Remembering the Ross: Celebrations and Ceilidhs

The theme of our "Remembering the Ross" gathering on November 28th was celebrations and ceilidhs.

Keep Reading

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Memories of WW1 in Iona and Creich

Iona author E. Mairi MacArthur got in touch after reading an article about the names on the local war memorials in the autumn 2018 RoMHC newsletter.

Keep Reading

Thursday, 1 November 2018

Remembering the Ross

A gathering of local people with long connections to the Ross of Mull took place in Creich Hall on Wednesday October 31st.

Keep Reading

Sunday, 22 April 2018

The enigma of Kilpatrick - Cille-Phadraig,

The name Kilpatrick, or Cille-Phadraig, literally means Chapel of St. Patrick, yet there are no known written records of the existence of a chapel,

Keep Reading

Friday, 13 April 2018

A Tiny Treasure

An arrowhead was found on Ardtun on low-quality crofting land, typical of Mull, usually thick with bracken but the area had been recently cleared.

Keep Reading

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

The Secrets of Scoor Cave

Scoor Cave, decorated with fascinating symbols, is situated at the head of a narrow inlet on the rocky shore of the south coast of the Ross of Mull

Keep Reading

Sunday, 1 April 2018

A Real Creel

Among the artefacts in the Museum there’s now a creel. one that is different in several ways from those mass-produced and delivered to the local piers

Keep Reading

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.

Contact Us

Tigh na Rois Visitor Centre
Millbrae Cottage
Bunessan
Isle of Mull
Argyll PA67 6DG

By Phone: 01681 700659

Opening Times

April - October
Mon to Fri : 10:00 - 16:00

November - March
By Arrangement only.

© Ross of Mull Historical Centre 2018.

Designed & Hosted By Clearbox Designs