Discover how the boy born in this house became one of the driving forces behind the modern conservation movement. The exterior of the Museum has been restored to its original condition. Inside, you’ll find a warm welcome with friendly, well informed staff always available to answer questions. The absorbing hands on interpretation centre will take you on the journey of John Muir’s life as a pioneering conservationist, explorer, writer, geologist and inventor. The building is fully accessible with three floors of family friendly interactive displays complemented by a lively exhibition and events programme and a shop offering books and gifts for all ages.