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Explore Dumfries & Galloway’s museums and you can go down into a mine, climb to the top of a windmill, or find out more about one of the region’s most historic areas.
Dumfries & Galloway has a great variety of museums covering history, aviation and famous people, including Scotland’s National Bard, Robert Burns. Take a look through the information to plan your trip to museums in Dumfries & Galloway and see what you can uncover.
The Clan Armstrong Centre features the largest Clan Armstrong library high up in Gilnockie Tower.
Welcome to Joseph Thomson Local Heritage Centre
Steeped in history and magical charm, Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop is where couples have come to marry since 1754.
Based around the original control tower of the former RAF Dumfries, the museum houses a fascinating collection of aircraft and flight memorabilia.
This 19th century museum tells the fascinating history of the Stewartry, the eastern part of Galloway.
It was in this house in Dumfries that Robert Burns wrote some of his best known poems.
This free museum, archive and exhibition centre tells the fascinating story of 3000 years of Annan's history.
Discover the history of the savings bank movement as well as the region of Dumfries & Galloway itself at the Savings Banks Museum.
Stranraer's historic Old Town Hall is home to this fascinating museum where you can discover Wigtownshire's past.
Visit a treasure trove of local history set in an 18th century windmill and gaze through the magical Camera Obscura.
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