Liddesdale Heritage Centre

Museums

Old Townfoot Kirk South Hermitage Street, Newcastleton, Roxburghshire, TD9 0QG

    Visit the museum in the old Townfoot Kirk full of the history of Liddesdale from the Reivers to the Railway, through the weaving to farming and forestry. From school days, war days, fun days, and music & prose days through to family research days.

     

    Liddesdale, was once a valley of border raids and warfare when the sword and lance, and even the steel bonnet, were in use most days.  Now it is a quiet land, where birds, wild orchids and red squirrels flourish among remote farms and woodlands.

    Visit the museum in the old Townfoot Kirk full of the history of Liddesdale from the Reivers to the Railway, through the weaving to  farming and forestry.  From school days, war days, fun days, and music & prose days through to family research days.

     

    Opening Times
    1:30-4:30 daily, except Tuesday
    1 Mar 2015 - 28 Oct 2015

    Private viewings by appointment.
    We welcome large groups which we would prefer to accommodate outside normal vising time

    Domestic

    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Location

    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Coach Parties Welcome By prior appointment
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome by prior appointment
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Young People

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop Selection of postcards, local literature and momentoes

    Payment Methods

    • Cash

    Transport

    • Bike Storage Available Bikes can be securely stored during your visit.
    • Coach Parking Off-site / street
    • Cycle Hire Nearby Available at Rock UK
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Private Car Space

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