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 with ocean friendly cleaning liquid refill service!
We offer a variety of activities each day, which include:
- Daily talks on bones, baleen and teeth
- Activities for children in our ‘Porpoise World’
- A short film and a chance to engage with our data
- Discover recent sightings in our events room
Science talks, headland watches and family activities also run throughout the summer
Ask in the centre for details
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28 Main Street
Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland, PA75 6NU
October - December 2018 Discovery Centre is open Tuesday 09:30 - 4:30 & Thursday 12.00 - 18:30, plus one Saturday a month:13th Oct, 10th Nov & 8th Dec
April - September 2019 open every day 10:30 – 16:30