Welcome to the Tarbat Discovery Centre

The Tarbat Discovery Centre is a museum, learning and activity centre dedicated to displaying and preserving the heritage of the Tarbat peninsula. Housed in the refurbished Old Parish Church, it is the site of the only Pictish monastic settlement excavated in Scotland to date.

The Centre displays many of the artefacts uncovered during the extensive archaeological investigations of the site along with local exhibitions, parish records, photographic archives and more.



Gateway to the Northern Picts and Early Christianity in Scotland

Since our last news item the project has been busy as usual. At the end of April and beginning of May a geophysical survey was conducted at the Garbeg settlement near Drumnadrochit.
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The objective of the project is to make the Pictish symbol stones in 3 Museum Collections accessible and understandable to a world-wide audience.
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