Discovery Centre


Our Centre has been HWDT's public face for the past 25 years, showcasing the conservation, research and education work of the Trust.

From rare specimen artefacts to interactive species distribution maps, it boasts a range of unique exhibits for all the family. Come along to discover the hidden world of the whales, dolphins and porpoises of the Hebrides. There is even a gift shop!


Daily Activities



Discover and handle real whale and dolphin artefacts with our team of experts! Rare and unique pieces that are guaranteed to amaze the whole family.

Adult - £2
Children 4yrs and under - free

Today: 11:30am, 12:30pm, 3:00pm


Whale Watch Workshop: Join our virtual sightings survey, to learn how to spot and identify whales, dolphins and porpoises from land or sea! Perfect for all the family.

Adult - £3
Children 4yrs and under - free

Today: 2:00pm


Binocular Hire From £5

Explore the wonders of the Hebridean wilderness, in crystal sharp clarity. With Opticron 10X42 T3 trailfinder Binoculars.


Getting There

28 Main Street
Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland, PA75 6NU
United Kingdom


Open every day through the summer from:

April 1st - September 30th.
10:30am to 4:30pm


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