Sir Walter Scott's Courtroom

Exhibitions

Market Place, Selkirk, Selkirkshire, TD7 4BT

    Discover the life of Sir Walter Scott and the history of Selkirk at Sir Walter Scott’s Courtroom.

    Built in 1803 as the Sheriff Court, this is where Sir Walter Scott, author of such classics as The Heart of Midlothian and Rob Roy, dispensed justice to the people of Selkirkshire.

    Explore Scott's life, his writings and his time as sheriff. Displays tell the story of 'The Ettrick Shepherd' James Hogg and explorer Mungo Park.

    Facilities also include a small shop selling gifts, souvenirs and books. The building is on one floor and is accessible to disabled visitors. There is also a toilet facility including a disabled toilet.


     

    Gradings
    3 Museum
    Opening Times
    2014 Opening Times
    29 Mar 2014 - 31 Oct 2014

    Children

    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • ASVA Member

    Domestic

    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Edinbugrh. Take the A7 south through Galashiels and 6 miles on.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Edinburgh. Take the A7 south through Galashiels and 6 miles on.

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