The Nature of Harris
Take a closer look at the magnificent wildlife all around us and the many special adaptations they have to live where they do. Explore how the dramatic landforms of Harris were formed, the hills, the moors and machairs, and the continuing influences of nature and man on our landscape.
People & Place
With a settlement history spanning many millennia, there’s a richness of archaeological and historical sites to explore. Learn about events which shaped Harris in times past and what makes Harris tick today, told through the reminiscences of local people recorded from the 1950s to the present day, in both Gaelic and English.
Plan Your Adventure
If you are planning your first visit to Harris, you’ll find information on how to get here, where to stay and what you might want to see and do whilst you’re here. There might even be a few surprises for people who know the place well – there’s always more to explore!
Tell us what Harris means to you, whether this is your home or your retreat. Share your experiences, your knowledge and your photos with us. This is a community website and we aim to be the hub of information on Harris past and present, and your contributions are greatly valued.