Adopt an Object!

Adopt one of our fascinating collection of over 5,000 artefacts – from an 18th century dress to pistols from Culloden, a historic steam locomotive nameplate and even a ceramic cat!

Adopting an object makes a perfect quirky gift and helps protect our unique heritage – with prices to suit all pockets.


Pick you favourite object below and adopt today!

Why Should I Adopt?

We are planning a massive redevelopment of the Museum to upgrade our visitor facilities, install completely new exhibitions and create new community space (learn more here)

Help make our project a success and help the Museum thrive for the next 50 years and beyond!

Every contribution of any size helps make a real difference to the Museum

Adopt securely through our JustGiving page - please have a look at our exciting adoption options below.

What Do I Get?

-Receive a printed certificate

-Your name as sponsor next to the object on display during your adoption
and listed on our website

-Free entry to the Museum during period of adoption

-10% discount in our gift shop

-Adoption is valid for 2 years

Choose an Object!

Click on an object to find out more

Once you have made payment there will be an option to tick a box ‘I’m happy to be contacted by Glencoe Folk Museum to hear more about the impact of my donation, its appeals, events and other ways to donate, by email and post’. If you do not click to accept further contact or send us your contact details we will be unable to send you your adopter pack. Please be assured that we will not send you further marketing materials unrelated to your adoption and you can opt out at any time.

If you have not heard from us within two weeks of adopting an object please email

Anonymous adopters should contact to receive their adoption pack as your contact details are not forwarded to us.

Visit Us
Opening Times & Admissions

April – October:
Tues – Sat: 10am-4.30pm (last admission 4pm)
Sunday: Closed



Adults: £3
Children 16 and under: Free

Contact Us
Quick Links

Glencoe Folk Museum 

Main Street

Glencoe Village


PH49 4HS

T: 01855811664


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