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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.
Trace the history of this formidable Borders family at the biggest Armstrong museum in the world.
Stranraer's historic Old Town Hall is home to this fascinating museum where you can discover Wigtownshire's past.
Get a fascinating insight into over 150 years of Creetown's history through a large collection of photographs, artefacts, audio and video presentations and hands-on activities.
Welcome to Joseph Thomson Local Heritage Centre
This free museum, archive and exhibition centre tells the fascinating story of 3000 years of Annan's history.
The Clan Armstrong Centre features the largest Clan Armstrong library high up in Gilnockie Tower.
Visit a treasure trove of local history set in an 18th century windmill and gaze through the magical Camera Obscura.
Steeped in history and magical charm, Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop is where couples have come to marry since 1754.
Built into the sandstone of the bridge itself in 1660, Dumfries' oldest house is now a museum of everyday life in the town.
This 19th century museum tells the fascinating history of the Stewartry, the eastern part of Galloway.
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