Dumfries and Galloway
This page: updated 13 June 2017

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Galleries & Museums
in Dumfries and Galloway

Galleries & Museums in Dumfries & Galloway

Please find below information and links to web sites for galleries and museums based in the region of Dumfries and Galloway in south west Scotland ...

Cloud 9 Studio Gallery
A working studio and gallery offering an oasis of calm just a stone's thrown from Dumfries High Street. 

Creetown Heritage Museum
The Heritage Museum covers 150 years of Creetown history with several hundred photos and artefacts on permanent display.

The Devils Porridge
The Devil's Porridge is an all weather attraction for all the family, telling the story of the greatest factory ever built, to manufacture munitions for the First World War.

Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival
Full Festival programme plus background info. and contact link.

Dumfries and Galloway Council Museums and Galleries
The site provides information and contact details for the twelve local authority museums and galleries in Dumfries and Galloway.

Gracefield Arts Centre
Gracefield Arts Centre rotates a dynamic programme of art and craft exhibitions throughout the year with regional, national and International artists represented. Gracefield aims to cater to the tastes of the local community, as well as to visitors to our wonderful region of south west Scotland

Hippidippies Gifts & Gallery
Gift shop and art gallery based in Wigtown selling local arts and crafts and Fair Trade gifts.

Holm Sown
Modern and friendly shop providing craft classes, fabric and haberdashery for dressmaking, patchwork and quilting in southern Scotland.

Landscapes Gallery & Studio
A working studio near the famous Theatre Royal in Dumfries, the public are most welcome to come in for a chat and watch the artist at work. A wide variety of prints and original works are always on show.

Linda Woodfield Open Workshop
This unique haven in Newton Stewart's Station Road is a shop, gallery and workshop combined with daily classes running for all ages and abilities. The ethos is all things textile where bags, wallhangings and quilts can be bought and commissioned. Community swapping of fabrics and ideas is welcome.

Mill on the Fleet
Gatehouse's main visitor attraction: a restored cotton spinning mill. It has exhibitions on the history and heritage of Gatehouse and is the gateway to the Fleet Valley National Scenic Area.

The Nail Factory Dalbeattie
A Community Gallery and Art Space offering solo ehibitions and workshops for all age groups. Mediums include painting, sculpture, photography, textiles, paper, clay, willo, felt making, wood carving, Viking crafts as well as poetry recitals, book launches and writers group.

Newton Stewart Museum
This site provides information about Newton Stewart Museum

Project Art Lockerbie
High Street gallery run by a co-operative of local artists, showing paintings, prints, craftwork and photographs .

Savings Banks Museum
The eighteenth century building houses a collection of early home savings boxes, coins and bank notes from many parts of the world.

Unit 3 Gallery
The aim of the Unit 3 Gallery is to showcase works by recognised artists but also to highlight the wealth of excellent local artistic talent we have in Galloway and perhaps inspire them to develop their craft. Each exhibition runs for around 2 months and entrance to the gallery is free.

For Activity Days Out in Dumfries and Galloway please see Sports, Leisure & Days Out

 

The listings in this section are FREE to any artist and craft-makers in Dumfries and Galloway with a web site. If you wish to have your site included in these pages - please make contact.

DISCLAIMER: Although we aim to ensure that all web sites that we link to contain suitable material, the Dumfries and Galloway administrators can take no responsibility for external web site content or claims. In addition, link descriptions are written by web site owners and / or managers.