Due to the current governmental advice on restricting not essential travel and social isolation due to the Cornavirus the Trustees have decided to close the Museum for the next three months, the expected peak of the virus.

We will review the situation at the end of June and have a possible opening date of Monday 6th July.

We have taken this step to ensure the safety of our visitors and volunteers.



Come Check Us Out

Bernera Museum entrance charges

Adults £1.50

Children under 14 free

Membership of Bernera Historical Society is available for £5 per person per year at the museum or by emailing  



From Stornoway take the A859 in the direction of Tarbert. After 7 miles, at Leurbost, turn right onto A858 following signs for Bernera and Uig. After a further 8 miles, at Garynahine, turn left onto B8011 for 3 miles. Turn right onto B8059 for Bernera and continue on for 6 miles.

From Tarbert take the A859 in the direction of Stornoway. After 30 miles at Leurbost turn left onto A858 following the signs for Bernera and Uig, as above.

A public bus service between Bernera and Stornoway is  available, for details see                              

For a map see icon at top of page.



Assess to the Community Center is via a gentle ramp (see picture above) suitable for wheelchairs and those with mobility concerns.
The Museum is on the ground floor and all on one level, the cafe is also on the same level, and both fully accessible.
The Museum and disabled toilets are to the left with the cafe to the right from the main entrance.
Seating is available in the Museum as well in the area by the toilets.



Bernera, Isle of Lewis HS2 9LT, UK

01851 612331


01851 612331

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