Opening Hours

Planning your visit – The Visitor Centre is open Monday-Friday. Booking is strongly advised for a guided tour...

Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre has interactive exhibitions and displays, as well as a cafe, gift shop, picnic area and ample car parking...

Hollow Mountain Cafe

With stunning views over Loch Awe, our cafe offers delicious, fresh snacks and light meals...

Guided Tours

Discover the underground world of The Hollow Mountain...

History

Cruachan power station was constructed between 1959 and 1965. It was the first reversible pump storage hydro system on this scale to be built in the world...