Museums & Galleries

There are twelve museums in the Scottish Borders - each offering a unique insight into Borders' history, people and culture.

There is something for everyone from archaeology to art, hosiery to history, jumpers to jailbirds and mini beasts to Mary Queen of Scots.

Admission is free.

Find out more about our ever-changing exhibitions, events, opening times, workshops and activities programme in the directory of our museums. Download our Museums and Galleries guide for more information.

Further information

For further information including enquiries regarding museum and art collections, or to book a group or school visit to one of our venues, please contact us.

Museums Headquarters, Municipal Buildings, High Street Selkirk, TD7 4JX
Tel: 01750 726456

Tot Arts is back!

Our creative art sessions are back, starting 24 October and taking place in Old Gala House.

Inspired by objects and themes within the Live Borders’ museum and galleries collections, these messy and fun art sessions will allow your tot to be creative and have fun! Suitable for 18m - 3yrs, running from 10:15 - 11:00.

£5 per session including all materials, with pre-booking essential.

An 8-week block starting Wednesday 24 October 2018 running till Wednesday 19 December 2018, with a week break on Wednesday 21 November 2018.

Book by a single week or book in to all 8 sessions for the reduced price of £37.50!

Tickets for Galashiels HERE