The Waterside




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Dornock Brow House, Dornock

Annan, Dumfries & Galloway DG12 6SX

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There are so many things to see and do -

The Devil's Porridge award winning museum, Annandale Distillery and coffee shop, Ruthwell Cross, Annan Museum, Ruthwell Savings Bank Museum, Caerlaverock WWT and Caerlaverock Castle, Sweetheart Abbey, Gretna Green

Ancestry - Annan Museum, Dalbeattie Museum,

Churches -

Castles - Caerlaverock Castle

History - Robert Burns, Robert the Bruce,

Museums - Annan Museum, Dumfries Museum, Tullie House (Carlisle), Devil's Porridge, John Paul Jones Cottage Museum

Food and Drink - Annandale Distillery and coffee shop, Castle Douglas 'Scotland's Food Town'

Pubs, restaurants, shopping - Gretna Outlet

Cycling - 7Stanes mountain biking, national Cycle route 7, BikeSeven (Longtown

Horse riding

Beach/Forest/Nature - Galloway Forest & activity centre, Southness Lighthouse, Mossyard Beach, Kippford Beach, Raiders Road Forest Drive, Loch Trool,

Dark Skies - Galloway Forest


Football - Annan Athletic FC

Birdwatching - Caerlaverock Wildlife Wetland Trust, RSPB Ken Dee Marshes, RSPB Mersehead

Shooting ranges - Castle Douglas


Golf courses - Powfoot

Arts & crafts, theatre, exhibitions -

Galleries - Kirkcudbright Art Gallery, White House and Harbour Cottage Gallery (Kirkcudbright), Cloud 9 Studio, Gracefields Arts Centre (Dumfries), 'A' the Airts, Sanquhar

Cinema - Lonsdale, Annan

Festivals & Events - Spring Fling, Eden Festival, Wigtown Book Festival, Riding of the Marches, Annan

Markets - Farmers' markets each weekend

Children - Dino Park, Drummuir Farm Ice Cream


Making the most of your stay - itineraries

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