Museums & Galleries
JANE B GIBSON
Cornerways Studio, 7 Selkirk Road, Kirkcudbright, Dumfries & Galloway, DG6 4BL
Jane's award winning miniature paintings are exhibited nationally and internationally. She is currently the ONLY SCOT living in Scotland who has gained FULL membership to the Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors and Gravers [London] and ...
Castles & Historic Monuments
17 miles (27km) north of Dumfries and Galloway, on A76, near Thornhill
Explore 90,000-acres of beautiful countryside with walking, cycling and world-class mountain bike trails to suit every age and ability. Children can enjoy everything from a playground to guided wildlife walks. Immerse yourself in over 600-years
MERRICK LEISURE CENTRE
Corsbie Road, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, DG8 6JQ
A 25-metre swimming pool with Spa, Sauna, and spectators viewing area with vending facilities. Multi-purpose area suitable for small group activities, exercise classes and meetings. Bookings from individuals or groups will be welcomed. Fully equip...
Stately Homes & Gardens
One mile west of Castle Douglas, off the A75, Dumfries & Galloway
National Trust for Scotland - a 1500 estate including 64 acres with over 200 varieties of daffodils. Herbaceous beds, walled garden and water features. House is open to the public - guided tours only. It is advisable to book in advan
RYAN LEISURE CENTRE
Fairhurst Road, Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG9 7AP
The Leisure Pool includes a 25 metre pool, beach area, learner pool, a 60 metre flume, poolside spa bath, water features and a health suite for adults to relax in. The leisure facility also includes a profiles plus 29 station gym, under 16 years S...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
THE WILDFOWL & WETLAND TRUST
Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfries, DG1 4RS
1,400 acre nature reserve. From October to April thousands of wild geese, swans and other birds can be seen from comfortable hides and observation towers. In summer, nature trails meander through flower meadows alive with wildlife. Friendly warden...
THE SAVINGS BANKS MUSEUM
Ruthwell, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, DG1 4NN
The museum, in an 18th century building, charts the history of the savings bank movement and the role played by the Rev Henry Duncan DD - Minister, Author, Antiquarian, Geologist, Publisher, Philanthropist, Artist and Businessman. The museum is...
212 King Street (Under the Clock Tower), Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1DS
The gallery and working studio of award winning artist Angela Lawrence. Angela paints mainly sea and landscapes in oil and watercolour; contemporary but affordable paintings inspired by the ever-changing light across the hills and horizons of ...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Glenwhan House, Dunragit, Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG9 8PH
One of the best recently created gardens, it is hard to believe just 30-years ago there existed only bog, rushes and gorse. 12-acre garden and two small lakes with magnificent views across Luce Bay, to the Mull of Galloway. The warm Gulf Stream al...
THE CLOG AND SHOE WORKSHOP
The Old School, Balmaclellan, Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 3QE
Come and see the Galloway tradition of clog making at the Clog and Shoe Workshop. Six styles of clogs and 12 styles of regular footwear can be individually made, in a wide range of colours for YOUR feet from outlines and measurements OR you can ch...