Close Attractions - The Bridge


Timespan Museum and Arts Centre


Timespan is a meeting place between our past, our present and our future.

Established in 1986, Timespan developed from a local heritage centre to an award-winning museum and the only public contemporary art gallery in Sutherland, with a core visiting audience of around 13,000 per annum.

Timespan is a cultural development organisation and a creative hub. We provide a high quality venue and programme for people locally, nationally and internationally. We build partnerships and collaborate with researchers, artists, audiences and participants of all ages and backgrounds to preserve, sustain, celebrate and amplify the culture of our place.


River Helmsdale


The River Helmsdale is one of the major east-flowing rivers of Sutherland in the Highlands of Scotland.


The Emigrants


An impressive statue depicting the Highland clearances.


Brora Beach


n the neighbouring town of Brora there is vast windswept beach with golden sand.


Brora Golf Course


Play a round of golf with panoramic views of the Moray firth. Then enjoy a refreshment in the bar or a meal in the restaurant after. This course was designed by James Braid in 18912


Kildonan gold panning


A fantastic day out and you never know you might find a little treasure.


RSPB Forsinard


Visit this unique peatland ecosystem and discover more about the flow country flora and fauna in the newly refurbished visitor centre.


Clynleish Distillery


Enjoy a tour around the distillery followed up with a wee dram.