Discovering Hawick's hidden treasures
We are now closed for the Winter season but look forward to seeing you all in Spring 2022.
Discover a town’s treasures in an historic house set in a beautiful park.
This 18th century mansion became home to the town’s museum in 1910. It is the oldest museum in the Scottish Borders and a VisitScotland 4 star attraction.
The objects and fine works of art collected are not just about Hawick but are a window on the world with displays about Ancient Egypt, Nature and local bygones. The War Room tells the story of Hawick’s people in Britain’s wars.
The Jimmie Guthrie and Steve Hislop exhibitions showcase the lives and achievements of Hawick’s two tragic motorbike champions, making the museum a magnet for motorcyclists.
There’s always something new to see with a lively programme of changing museum and art exhibitions. We are pleased to be exhibiting three new displays.
Admission is FREE to Hawick Museum however if you are able to make a donation to our charity it would be much appreciated.
Plan your visit
There is free parking nearby (3 minute walk) and onsite disabled parking, on-site bike racks and the museum is accessible by public transport (10 min walk). Coach tours are welcome.
There is free Wi-Fi and a gift shop. There are toilets, disabled toilets, baby changing and a hearing loop.
We host a programme of fun and educational workshops. Group tours and visits can be organised on request.
Admission is free: donations are welcome.