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Annan Museum

Annan Museum is a family friendly museum that houses a permanent exhibition on the history of Annan and the surrounding area.

The museum is only open for special events over the winter.

Location map

Bank Street. Annan, DG12 6AA

Facility information

  • Free entry
  • Disabled access throughout

Annan Museum houses a permanent exhibition on the history of Annan and the surrounding area. It takes visitors on fascinating journey from the prehistoric period up to the era of nuclear fission.

Displays include costume, First World War memorabilia, town regalia and a remarkable collection of paintings depicting Annan and the Solway shore.

Look out for a 4000 year old Bronze Age burial urn, mummified baby crocodiles and the 110 year old piece of chocolate! The museum also hosts a lively programme of special exhibitions and events throughout the season, together with visitor information and a shop with unusual and nostalgic toys, gifts and books on local history.

VisitScotland has awarded Annan Museum with 3 stars for the standard of the facilities and services.

Contact details

Page last updated: 03/11/17