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Annan Museum

Door open days

7 September 2019 (11.00-16.00)

8 September 2019 (11.00-16.00)

Dumfries and Galloway

This family friendly museum houses a permanent exhibition on the history of Annan and surrounding area. Travel in time from the prehistory to the era of nuclear fusion with displays on the way that include costume, First World War memorabilia, town regalia and a remarkable collection of fine art showing Annan and the Solway shore. Look out for a 3000 year old bronze sword, mummified baby crocodiles and a 110 year old piece of chocolate! A glittering exhibition of recent archaeological finds from across Dumfries and Galloway. Learn about the important, interesting and downright odd items that have turned up all over Dumfries and Galloway in recent years. From shining swords to delicate brooches, here’s a world of wonder that’s been found on your doorstep.

Key Information


On street and public parking are situated close by.

Public toilets are situated close by.

Directions: Annan Museum is situated on Bank Street, just off Annan High Street. From the Dumfries side turn right at the first set of traffic lights. From the Carlisle direction turn left at the second set of traffic lights (ignoring the pedestrian lights near Tesco’s) opposite the Corner House Hotel. Look out for the metal gates and the purple Dumfries & Galloway Museum sign. The car park is located in Dobie’s Wynd. Turn immediate left after the museum and left again, the car park is on the right.

  • Bank Street
  • Annan
  • DG12 6AA