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The Highlands


Powerfully emotive and atmospheric battlefield where the 1745 Jacobite Rising came to a tragic end

Upcoming Events

Community Thank You Day 2018

25 Nov 2018
Free event

Did you know that on the 25 November people with postcodes IV, PH, AB and KY are able to come into the centre for free! Throughout the day there will be talks from author of historical fiction Donald Smith and childrens author Anne McAlpine. There will be drop in crafts, battlefield tours, costumed presentations and handling workshops for everyone to enjoy. Join the team as we adventure into some of the stories of Culloden!

The Silver Locket with Anne McAlpine

25 Nov 2018
Free event

Join Anne McAlpine for a reading, Q&A and book signing of her 9-12 year old fiction book ‘The Silver Locket’ – a time-travelling mission, and a very big adventure. Three 21st-century friends and an 18th-century prince have a date with destiny.    

'Flora McIvor' with Donald Smith

25 Nov 2018
Free event

Enjoy stories of the Jacobites, both in history and fiction. Why did they risk their lives for the cause, what part did women play, and why do these stories resonate around the world?     

The Battle of Culloden 273 Commemoration

11 Apr 2019
Paid Event

Details of the events for the 273rd anniversary events will follow in winter 2018.

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