Taigh-Tasgaidh & Tasglann/Museum and Archive

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
Merchant Navy
The Isle of Rona
Sulasgeir
Dun Eistean
Information on local archeology
and much more.

Please note that major renovation work will be undertaken during 2018 which may result in unavoidable disruptions and reduced services at times. Due to these renovations, we regret that our Museum will not be open to the public during 2018. We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause.