Updates to the Islay Heritage Website

Updates to the Islay Heritage Website

Our website has been updated. Please tour our website to explore how Islay Heritage is furthering knowledge about Islay’s past, and the many ways in which it can be explored and enjoyed by everyone. We try to keep the website updated as frequently as possible to keep...
Suggest sites for ‘The Islay 100’

Suggest sites for ‘The Islay 100’

Do you have a favourite archaeological site or monument on Islay? We need your help to identify ‘The Islay 100’, the most significant sites and monuments telling the story of Islay’s past. As part of our commitment to the island’s archaeology, we plan to promote ‘The...
Giant’s Grave excavation lecture

Giant’s Grave excavation lecture

Join Dr Darko Maričević for a special lecture about the current excavation at the Giant’s Grave Neolithic Chambered Cairn. The talk will take place on Wednesday 31 August at 7pm at Ionad Chaluim Chille Ìle (The Columba Centre) in Bowmore. The excavation is taking...
Visit the Giant’s Grave excavation

Visit the Giant’s Grave excavation

Ever wanted to visit an archaeological excavation, or meet an archaeologist? Islay Heritage and the Islay Natural History Trust have organised a summer walk to the Giant’s Grave archaeological excavation. The Giant’s Grave is the largest Neolithic Chambered Cairn on...