Iona Heritage Centre
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Iona Heritage Centre can be found midway between Iona's jetty and its abbey, close to the parish church. This single-room museum is a good first port of call on a trip to the island, and serves as a reminder that there's more to the place than religious history alone. Wildlife, fishing, crofting and general island life from 1700 to the present day are all covered, with a tea room in the same building which might come in handy on a rainy day.
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Name: Iona Heritage Centre ★★☆☆☆
Location: 5-min walk north from the jetty at Baile Mòr, G.R.: NM 285242 ///dabble.listening.entrust
Open (2017): Monday to Saturday, late March to late October
Cost (2017): Entry by donation
Getting to Iona
Access to this small island is by 10-minute CalMac ferry (several times daily) from Fionnphort on the west coast of the Isle of Mull. Cars aren't normally allowed on Iona without a permit.