13 Amazing Shops and Galleries

Shops and Galleries

The Island has an amazing reputation for some of its shops and Galleries.  The two main areas are shops based around textiles and Harris Tweed and Galleries based around 'Fine Arts'.

Other shops include the amazing new Distillery in Tarbert and shops to capture the spirit of Harris, through highly scented natural soy wax candles, reed diffusers and room sprays for your home


Shops and galleries tweed

Shops and Galleries, Tweed

Harris Tweed is probably the best known of all the products of Lewis and Harris. The hard wearing, and now fashionable again cloth, has been woven in the homes of the islanders of Lewis, Harris, Uist and Barra for hundreds of years READ MORE

Harris Tweed and Knitwear Drinishader Old School

Harris Tweed and Knitwear

Situated 5 miles from Tarbert, on the Golden Road in the beautiful Bays of Harris. Come along and view the purpose built Harris Tweed ® “Clo Mor” Exhibition.  A self guided tour goes through exhibits showing Harris Tweed through the ages, with hands on sections for the kids and adults to play with and video footage of the weaving process.   Website and  READ MORE

Harris Tweed Isle of Harris

Harris Tweed Isle of Harris

Situated in Tarbert, Harris at the far end of the bay near the main junction A859. A large selection of Harris Tweed Clothing for Ladies, Gents and Children. Superb range of bags, hats, shoes, boots, purses and many more accessories, all in Harris Tweed.  Web: http://www.harristweedisleofharris.co.uk       READ MORE

Shops and Galleries Isle of Harris Distillery

Isle of Harris Distillery

We are making a 'Social Distillery', with the future of Harris at its heart. We are open from 10.00am - 5.00pm, Monday to Saturday throughout the year. A warm welcome awaits with hearty soups and home baking available in the canteen.    Web: http://www.harrisdistillery.com/    READ MORE

Shops and Galleries Essence of Harris

Essence of Harris

Hand poured in the Isle of Harris, Western Isles, Scotland. Essence of Harris is a family run business with a passion to capture the spirit of Harris through highly scented natural soy wax candles, reed diffusers and room sprays for your home.  Web: https://essenceofharris.co.uk   READ MORE

Shops and Galleries design

The Hebridean Design Company

Handmade Glass and Embroidered Art – all designed and created here in Harris. Inspired by the colours and the landscapes. Open throughout the year.    Web: https://www.thehebrideandesigncompany.com     READ MORE

Hebscape Gallery

Hebscape Gallery and Gifts

Stunning panoramic views of Taransay, West Loch Tarbert and the North Harris mountains await you in our warm and welcoming art gallery.        Web: https://www.hebscapegallery.co.uk/      READ MORE

South Harris Art Gallery

Harris Art Gallery

Original Oil Paintings of Professional Portrait Painter Suzan Visser-Offereins (Willem de Kooning Academy-Rotterdam), also Sheep, Birds, Landscapes. Gallery open when the sign is out, or please call to make an appointment.  Web: http://www.harrisartgallery.com/   READ MORE

Scoon Art Cafe

Skoon Gallery

Opened in 2005, Skoon is a small comfortable space in the Bays of Harris exhibiting original oil paintings by resident artist Andrew John Craig. A range of leaf and herbal teas, freshly ground coffee and soft drinks are also available.  Web: http://www.skoon.com   READ MORE

Holmsaig Gallery

Holmasaig Gallery

Holmasaig Studio Gallery is set in stunning location overlooking loch Finsbay showing work by Harris born Margarita Williams D.A. (Glasgow School of Art) and invited artists.  Web: http://www.holmasaiggallery.com  READ MORE

Shops and Galleries Finsbay

Finsbay Gallery

Small contemporary Art Gallery in the Bays of Harris. Open: Tuesday to Friday inclusive.  Web: http://www.finsbaygallery.co.uk/   READ MORE