Visitor Centres

Dryfesdale Lodge Visitors Centre Trust – Lockerbie

Formerly a cemetary workers cottage, the Visitors Centres’ aim is to provide visitors and the general public information and advice regarding the history and area of Lockerbie, as well as local recreational facilities.

Old Blacksmith’s Shop – Gretna

Built around the original Blacksmith Shop, the world famous destination for eloping couples looking to be wed, the visitors centre contains a shops, an exhibtion detailing the story of Gretna Green and the Blacksmith’s Shop itself.

Caerlaverock Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust – Nr Dumfries

Excellent place to visit for naturalists and bird lovers alike.

Mabie Farm Park – Nr Dumfries

A fun day out for all the family! Whether feeding the animals, tearing around the quad track, or even just relaxing in the tea room there is something for everyone young or old.

Robert Burns Centre – Dumfries

This eighteenth century watermill, found on the west bank of the River Nith, houses an exhibition telling the story of Robert Burns’ time in Dumfries. The centre also features a restaurant, and in the evenings the film theatre shows the best in contemporary cinema.