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Dunbar Townhouse - Museum & Gallery

Door open days

29 September 2018 (13.00-17.00)

30 September 2018 (13.00-17.00)

East Lothian

With its distinctive witch's hat tower and its bell, clock and sun dials the Town House has been the focus of town life since the 16th century. Our staff are always on hand to chat about the town and the history of the building. Take a guided tour to visit the council chamber – scene of the infamous witch trials – and the historic cell. The building is home to a museum and gallery with changing historical and art exhibitions.

YOYP: The exhibition in our main gallery Scenes of Street, Sea and Shore
Photography by Frederick George Sanson (1874-1965) to conjure up memories of childhood holidays and adventures.

Activities: Guided tours (at 1:15, 2:15, 3:15 and 4:15), visual displays, local history display area and research room.


Key Information

Building Date: 16C

Guided tours.

Where to find us

  • High Street
  • Dunbar
  • EH42 1ER