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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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Striding Arches

Nr Moniaive, DG3 4JE

Striding Arches is a hugely innovative artist-led project.

Tolbooth Art Centre

Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL

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

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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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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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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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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.

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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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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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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Whithorn Trust

Whithorn, Wigtownshire, DG8 8NS

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

Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura

Dumfries, DG2 7SW

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

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Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum

Sanqhuar, DG4 6BN

A fascinating local museum in a fine 18th century Tolbooth. Discover the tradition of world famous Sanquhar knitting, the...

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Sanquhar Post Office

Sanquhar, Dumfries, DG4 6DJ

Museum on the story of the postal service. Interactive displays, a-v theatre and collection of historic postal artefacts.

1 Creetown Gem Rock Museum Creetown, Newton Stewart, DG8 7HJ 4 stars
2 Striding Arches Nr Moniaive, DG3 4JE
3 Tolbooth Art Centre Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL 4 stars
4 Moffat Museum Churchgate, Moffat, Dumfriesshire, DG10 9EG
5 Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum Heathhall Industrial Estate, Dumfries, DG1 3PH
6 Museum of Leadmining Wanlockhead Village, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, ML12 6UT 4 stars
7 Castle of St John Visitor Centre Stranraer, DG9 7EJ
8 John Paul Jones Birthplace Museum Dumfries, DG2 8BQ
9 Robert Burns Centre Dumfries, DG2 7BE
10 Newton Stewart Museum Newton Stewart, Dumfries, DG8 6HH
11 Devil's Porridge Annan Road, Eastriggs, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 6TQ 5 stars
12 Whithorn Trust Whithorn, Wigtownshire, DG8 8NS
13 Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura Dumfries, DG2 7SW
14 Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum Sanqhuar, DG4 6BN
15 Sanquhar Post Office Sanquhar, Dumfries, DG4 6DJ

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