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Stranraer Museum

Stranraer's historic Old Town Hall is the home of Stranraer Museum.

Opening hours

The museum is open all year:

  • Monday - 10am to 5pm
  • Tuesday - 10am to 5pm
  • Wednesday - 10am to 5pm
  • Thursday - 10am to 5pm
  • Friday - 10am to 5pm
  • Saturday - 10am to 1pm and 1.30pm to 4.30pm

An exciting and varied temporary exhibition programme runs throughout the year and there are activities for all the family. Groups and schools bookings are always welcome.

Location map

55 George Street, Stranraer, DG9 7JP

Facility information

  • Free entry
  • Disabled access throughout

Stranraer's historic Old Town Hall, built in 1776, is the home of Stranraer Museum. Step inside and discover Wigtownshire's fascinating past. See one of Scotland's oldest ploughs, look at Victorian Wigtownshire in 3D photographs and investigate the collection using our museum trails. There are also exhibits about archaeology, local history, farming and dairying.

Ross Gallery

The museum hosts the work of local artists on a rolling basis throughout the year in our Ross Gallery. Artists can apply to have their work exhibited:

Contact details

Page last updated: 18/10/16