Lews Castle



There's something to enjoy every day at Lews Castle. Explore the new Museum nan Eilean and see the famous Lewis Chessmen, stop for a bite to eat at the Storehouse Café, enjoy a woodland adventure in the grounds, or find that perfect gift in the Outfitters Shop.

Opening Hours


Museum nan Eilean

10am until 5pm 1 April to 30 September

1pm until 4pm 1 October to 31 March

Closed Thursdays and Sundays


Lews Castle,  Storehouse Café & Whisky Bar

8am until 11pm (Sun-Thurs)
8am until 1am (Fri-Sat)

All images ©Isobel Martin unless otherwise stated