Lews Castle


There's something to enjoy every day at Lews Castle. Explore the new Museum nan Eilean and see the famous Lewis Chessmen or enjoy new touring exhibition Scotland's Early Silver, 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.

Road Closure – 6 & 7 September 2018 0945 until 1230. Vehicle access to Lews Castle will be closed due to tree surgery work. Pedestrian access will be available throughout.


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

Additional special openings are scheduled for August: 2pm to 4pm on 9 August and 12 noon to 2pm on 16 August


Lews Castle,  Storehouse Café & Whisky Bar

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

All images ©Isobel Martin unless otherwise stated