Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum

Discover Sanquhar’s world famous knitting tradition and the story of the mines and miners of Sanquhar and Kirkconnel. What was it like to be a prisoner in Sanquhar jail? How did the ordinary people of Upper Nithsdale live and work in times past? All this and more can be found in the town’s fine 18th century tolbooth. A free audiovisual presentation and gallery investigation take you on a tour, revealing the fascinating story of Upper Nithsdale. Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum is accessed via steps – please telephone for further details.
  • Price or Free Admission


  • Accessibility

    Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum is reached by steps – please contact us for more information.

  • Visit Scotland Rating

    3 star