EVENT: Arctic Convoys, Bletchley Park & The War for the Seas

We mark the beginning of the 2024 season with an online talk given by Dr David Kenyon, Bletchley Park’s research historian. 7.00pm on 26 March by Zoom TO BOOK VISIT: Eventbrite ARTIC CONVOYS: BLETCHLEY PARK AND THE WAR FOR THE SEAS. Dr David Kenyon Bletchley Park’s Research Historian, discusses his new book Arctic Convoys, Bletchley […]

RACP Newsletter December 2023

Wishing all veterans, visitors, followers and supporters a very Happy New Year! Our Winter 2023 Newsletter can be downloaded here. The RACP Team

Arctic Convoy Museum Appoints Inaugural Curator

The Russian Arctic Convoy Museum on the shores of Loch Ewe has appointed its first Museum Curator.  Loch Ewe was the point of departure for many of the convoys taking supplies to Russia during WW2, under the constant threat of attack from enemy aircraft and U-boats. Many wartime buildings, gun emplacements and anti-aircraft batteries survive […]

Tripadvisor® 2023 Travelers’ Choice® Award Winners!

The Russian Arctic Convoy Museum Recognised as Tripadvisor® 2023 Travelers’ Choice® Award Winner The Russian Arctic Convoy Museum’s Great Traveler Reviews Earn it a Place Among Travelers’ Favorites Wester Ross, Aultbea, 11th August 2023 – The Russian Arctic Convoy Museum today announced it has been recognised by Tripadvisor as a 2023 Travelers’ Choice award winner. […]

Specimen Tree Planting at Inverewe Gardens

The weather tried its best but didn’t stop a rather special tree from being planted at Inverewe Gardens on Wednesday 26th October 2022.  A new specimen tree, Davidia involucrata ‘Sonoma’, was chosen by Head Gardener, Kevin Ball. Also known as the ‘handkerchief tree’, A deciduous, conical tree to 15m tall with broadly ovate, sharply-pointed, red-stalked, […]

Join Our Team: Volunteers

Museum Volunteers The Russian Arctic Convoy Museum is a small museum based in Aultbea, in the Highlands of Scotland. We hold a large collection of items from the Arctic Convoys of WWII and welcome visitors from all over the world, wishing to trace relatives wartime service or just find out more about the role the […]

Join Our Team: Gift Shop Assistant

Gift Shop Assistant The Russian Arctic Convoy Museum is a small museum based in Aultbea, in the Highlands of Scotland. We hold a large collection of items from the Arctic Convoys of WWII and welcome visitors from all over the world, wishing to trace relatives wartime service or just find out more about the role […]

“RUSSIAN INVASION OF UKRAINE – 23 February, 2022

Russian Arctic Convoy Museum Aerial

THE RUSSIAN ARCTIC CONVOY PROJECT (RACP), AS A CHARITY SUPPORTING THE HIGH VALUES REFLECTED IN THE JOINT ACHIEVEMENTS OF ALL WHO TOOK PART IN THE EPIC CONVOY STRUGGLES OF 80 YEARS AGO, ARE DEEPLY SADDENED TO WITNESS THE EVENTS CURRENTLY UNFOLDING IN EASTERN EUROPE. OUR THOUGHTS ARE WITH THE PEOPLE OF UKRAINE AT THIS DIFFICULT […]

Join Our Team: We’re Looking for a Centre Manager

Russian Arctic Convoy Museum

We are currently looking for a person to fill the role of Centre Manager for the Russian Arctic Convoy Museum located in Aultbea. The main responsibilities of the position include the following: Welcoming and assisting visitors to the Museum. Answering phone and email enquiries from visitors. Managing the staff and volunteer rotas and procedures. Liaising […]