The Highland Museum of Childhood is located in the old railway station in the spa village of Strathpeffer. The museum was originally based on the doll and toy collection of former Strathpeffer resident Mrs Angela Kellie. Over the years though we have collected children’s toys, games, costume, books , photographs and much more.

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Other businesses at the old station are the Museum Coffee Shop and EMBRACE Gift shop.

The museum also has an education space and collections store – The Goods Shed – at the end of the platform. Built in 2010 it used to run events for schools, families & children and for adult education programmes.



If you are interested to find out more about the history of the station view the Railway Station leaflet here railway-station-history-leaflet  or visit our Blog

  • Please Note: there will be works taking place on the platform of the station as of the week beginning 26th September 2016.  The museum and the other businesses will be open and there will still be public access onto the platform and to the car park.