TREASURES FROM THE ARCHIVES Inverewe’s Untold Story

Location: Inverewe Gardens, Inverewe Gardens Poolewe Wester Ross

Recent research into the history of Osgood Mackenzie and his daughter, Mairi, has uncovered photographs, letters and postcards, game and sketch books amongst the documents which were left in Inverewe House when it was given to the National Trust for Scotland in 1953, and from other archives across the UK. This exhibition uses some of these ‘treasure chests’ to reveal fascinating insights into the family - of their personal lives, including during the First World War, the hunting, shooting and fishing that was their main income source, their travels and the creation of their ‘impossible’ Garden.

Posted on Tuesday, May 30th 2017

So many visitors!

The Wester Ross gardens’ guardians, the National Trust for Scotland, said yesterday the recent renovation of the estate’s grand home Inverewe House had also helped boost business since reopening after the win Full Story...

Posted on Thursday, January 26th 2017

The Sitooterie

A ONCE-overgrown roadside verge which blocked out a scenic seaside Wester Ross view has been transformed into a public garden. Visitors and locals are now able to enjoy the vista from the Gairloch Wildlife Observation Full Story...

A simply beautiful part of the world. I stayed near Gairloch with my family recently, and we'll certainly be back.
Jeff Gilberston, Florida

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