Location

The Stewartry Museum
6 St Mary Street
Kirkcudbright
Dumfries and Galloway
DG6 4AQ

Tel: 01557 331643
Fax: 01557 331643

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The Stewartry Museum

Kirkcudbright

The Stewartry Museum was founded in 1879. As the collections grew, the present purpose-built museum was opened in 1893.

The Stewartry Museum was founded in 1879. As the collections grew, the present purpose-built museum was opened in 1893. In recent years, the interior has been considerably upgraded whilst retaining its charm as a traditional late Victorian museum.

In recent years the interior has been considerably upgraded whilst retaining its charm as a traditional late Victorian museum. Its collections chiefly relate to the human and natural history of the Stewartry also known as Kirkcudbrightshire. The permanent collection includes the “Siller Gun” – Britain’s earliest surviving sporting trophy, and works by Kirkcudbrightshire artists including Jessie M King. Temporary exhibitions highlight different aspects of the collection and Museums Service activities.

Admission free.
Opening hours:
May, June & September: Monday-Saturday 11am-5pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm
July & August: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm
October: Monday-Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm
November to April: Monday-Saturday 11am-4pm

 

To ensure there has been no change to the opening times or details on this page, please check with the museum directly before visiting.

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The Archeaology Collection cared for by Dumfries and Galloway Museum Service is a Recognised Collection of National Significance to Scotland.