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Robert Burns Centre

Robert Burns Centre

Description:

Situated in the town's eighteenth century watermill on the west bank of the River Nith, the Robert Burns Centre tells the story of Robert Burns' last years spent in the bustling streets and lively atmosphere of Dumfries in the late eighteenth century. 

The exhibition is illuminated by many original manuscripts and belongings of the poet. There is a fascinating scale model of Dumfries in the 1790s and a haunting audio-visual presentation.

Opening Hours:
Open all year.
April-September Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm 

October-March Tuesday-Saturday 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm
Admission:
Free!
Audio Visual Theatre - Adults £2.10 Concessions £1.04
Robert Burns Centre let - if open - per hour £19.00
Robert Burns Centre let - if closed - per hour £31.00
Address:
Robert Burns Centre

The Observatory

Rotchell Road

Dumfries

DG2 7SW
Tel:
01387 253374
Email:
dumfries.museum@dumgal.gov.uk
Fax:
01387 265081
Web:
http://www.dumgal.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=3629