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Cruachan Visitor Centre
Cruachan Visitor Centre

Cruachan Visitor Centre

Visit the world's first reversible pumped storage scheme. Free exhibition explains about construction and operation.

Situated amongst some of Scotland's most beautiful scenery, lying deep within Ben Cruachan is one of the country's most amazing engineering achievements. The world’s first high head reversible pumped storage hydro scheme is housed in a gigantic man made cavern. In the state of the art exhibition you can learn about electricity, its production at Cruachan, through touch screen technology, video graphics and interactive displays.

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PA33 1AN
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Summer Opening Hours:  April - October, Monday - Friday only 9.15am - 4.45pm

Winter Opening Hours: November - March*, Monday - Friday only 9.15am - 3.45pm


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Café/Restaurant onsite
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Toilets Available
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Gift Shop
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Picnic Area

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