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.