Our archive holds many written records on local topics of interest including:
The Butt of Lewis Lighthouse
Duncan ‘Major’ Morrison
The history of local schools
Croft histories containing genealogical information on local families
The history of churches
Local poetry and poets
Information on WW1 and WW2
The Isle of Rona
Information on local archeology
and much more.
During 2018, our building will undergo major renovations and our museum will be closed to the public. Our archive, gift shop and cafe will all remain open. You can follow progress of the renovations through our dedicated Facebook page Comunn Eachdraidh Nis Vision 2020 and keep your eye on the press for regular press releases on the project.