Tarbat Discovery Centre to close at end of year

Tarbat Discovery Centre to close at end of year

2010-10-20T17:54:44+00:0020 October, 2010|Comments Off on Tarbat Discovery Centre to close at end of year

Tarbat Discovery Centre has announced that it will close at the end of the year unless it finds success in an Urgent Appeal it has recently launched.

Aerial photograph of the vallum at Portmahomack: on display at Tarbat Discovery Centre

Aerial photograph of the vallum at Portmahomack: on display at Tarbat Discovery Centre

This innovative museum, which presents a decade of research excavations conducted by Martin Carver at the only excavated Pictish monastery at Portmahomack, relies heavily on subsidies and local authority funding.

Historic Scotland, the National Museums of Scotland and The Highland Council, are sympathetic to the cause but don’t have the resources to support the museum.

The museum have launched