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Museums & Galleries in Dumfries & Galloway

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Castle of St John Visitor Centre

Stranraer, DG9 7EJ

A medieval tower house in the centre of Stranraer. A 17th century government base and later a town jail.

Whithorn Trust

Whithorn, Wigtownshire, DG8 8NS

Whithorn is Scotland's earliest Christian settlement. Visit the important Museum of carved stones and Iron Age roundhouse

John Paul Jones Birthplace Museum

Dumfries, DG2 8BQ

The John Paul Jones birthplace museum at Arbigland Estate, Kirkbean is a fantastic fun filled attraction for all the family.

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Museum of Leadmining

Wanlockhead Village, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, ML12 6UT

Visit our award winning museum, situated in Scotland's highest village.

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Newton Stewart Museum

Newton Stewart, Dumfries, DG8 6HH

The museum contains a wealth of historical treasures and exciting and interesting displays of the natural and social history...

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Tolbooth Art Centre

Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL

Award-winning art centre, permanent display, art & craft exhibitions and a-v shows.

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Devil's Porridge

Annan Road, Eastriggs, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 6TQ

This amazing exhibition tells the story of the Greatest Munitions Factory on earth that was constructed between Dornock in...

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Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum

Heathhall Industrial Estate, Dumfries, DG1 3PH

Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum is one of only 4 private aviation museums in Scotland with an extensive indoor display.

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Moffat Museum

Churchgate, Moffat, Dumfriesshire, DG10 9EG

Moffat Museum is a small modern, independent, community run Museum recently refurbished with full Museum Accreditation.

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Striding Arches

Nr Moniaive, DG3 4JE

Striding Arches is a hugely innovative artist-led project.

Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura

Dumfries, DG2 7SW

Camera Obscura is a treasure house of the history of Southwest Scotland.

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Creetown Gem Rock Museum

Creetown, Newton Stewart, DG8 7HJ

Internationally famous collection of gems, crystals and minerals from around the world.

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Dalbeattie Museum

Dalbeattie, DG5 4BS

The social history of Dalbeattie and the surrounding area.

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Stewartry Museum

Kirkcudbright, DG6 4AQ

Pomanders, pistols and poaching deterrents are just some of the items in this delightful museum.

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1 Castle of St John Visitor Centre Stranraer, DG9 7EJ
2 Whithorn Trust Whithorn, Wigtownshire, DG8 8NS
3 John Paul Jones Birthplace Museum Dumfries, DG2 8BQ
4 Museum of Leadmining Wanlockhead Village, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, ML12 6UT 4 stars
5 Newton Stewart Museum Newton Stewart, Dumfries, DG8 6HH
6 Tolbooth Art Centre Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL 4 stars
7 Devil's Porridge Annan Road, Eastriggs, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 6TQ 5 stars
8 Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum Heathhall Industrial Estate, Dumfries, DG1 3PH
9 Moffat Museum Churchgate, Moffat, Dumfriesshire, DG10 9EG
10 Striding Arches Nr Moniaive, DG3 4JE
11 Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura Dumfries, DG2 7SW
12 Creetown Gem Rock Museum Creetown, Newton Stewart, DG8 7HJ 4 stars
13 Robert Burns Centre Dumfries, DG2 7BE
14 Dalbeattie Museum Dalbeattie, DG5 4BS
15 Stewartry Museum Kirkcudbright, DG6 4AQ 3 stars

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