Go behind the walls of some of Dumfries & Galloway’s historic buildings and homes to uncover tales of millworkers, artists and famous poets. Discover a variety of exciting historic attractions for you to explore from a lighthouse to a library, farm to a pub.
Use the information listings to plan a trip to the historic buildings and homes of Dumfries & Galloway.
Welcome to the Centre which celebrates local culture and the life of Victorian explorer Joseph Thomson, Learn about his travels, see his home's unique period features, discover unusual histories and enjoy the scenic beauty of Nithsdale.
Castle Kennedy, now a romantic ruin is believed to have been standing in the 14th Century however there are sadly no surviving pictures, since the Castle and virtually all its contents were destroyed by fire in 1716.
Annandale Distillery was established in 1836 and reborn in 2014 following an extensive £10.5million restoration project. Once again single malt Scotch whisky is being produced in the region after almost a 100 year sleep.