West Lothian is home to many museums. Museums are educational, entertaining and inspirational.
Museums collect interesting objects and keep them safe for the future. Museums bring the objects to life by telling the stories of the people who used them to help you to understand the past and present of your community. West Lothian Council Museums Service's motto is "Preserving the Past for the Future"
Our mission is to enhance the quality of life by providing a Museums Service that focuses on the heritage, educational and leisure needs of the community - now and in the future.
Visit our other pages to find out more about our Museum Collections and outreach services for schools and older people.
West Lothian is also home to a wide variety of independent heritage attractions at
- Almond Valley Heritage Centre
- Bennie Museum
- Hopetoun House and
- Linlithgow Canal Centre
- Linlithgow Museum (formerly Annet House Museum and Garden) is now open in Linlithgow Partnership Centre.