The museum was founded in 1922 and moved into its premises on Cameron Square in 1926.
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Among its prized collections, the museum is lucky enough to boast items belonging to Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites, alongside actual weapons from the local area’s time as a wartime training ground for the commandos.
Gifted to the museum in July, the lace had sat undisturbed in a desk for more than half a century in the south of Scotland.
It may currently be closed to visitors as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, but there is still working going on behind the scenes at the West Highland Museum in Fort William.
The popular West Highland Museum in Fort William reluctantly closed its doors to visitors on Monday.
West Highland Museum celebrates its 60,000th visitor
One of the oldest medals in competitive shinty is to be handed over to the
West Highland Museum in Fort William for safe-keeping and display.
Rare panoramic views of Lochaber revealed online for first time