Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum


High Street, Sanquhar, Dumfries & Galloway, DG4 6BN

    Learn about Sanquhar's world-famous knitting tradition and hear the story of the mines and miners of Sanquhar and Kirkconnel.

    Find out what it was like to be a prisoner in Sanquhar jail and discover how the people of Upper Nithsdale lived and worked in years gone by. There’s all this and more in the town's 18th-century tolbooth. A free audio-visual presentation and museum trail help reveal the fascinating story of the history and customs of the Royal Burgh of Upper Nithsdale.

    3 Museum
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016


    • Children Welcome

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    • Pets Welcome
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    • Gift Shop

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