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We chanced upon this museum close by where we had parked our car. A fascinating and informative series of information panels and artefacts give a real flavour of Selkirk through the ages. An amusing and thought-provoking art display added to the pleasure of this visit.
This is yet another delightful free museum that seem to be scattered around the Borders. It's packed full of local interest telling the history of Selkirk, its place in Scottish history and enlivened by interesting displays and artefacts. The lady on reception was also enthusiastic...More
Tucked away just on the edge of the free parking lot, but so so glad I found it. Free entry, in the oldest house still standing, it gives a real feel for life way back when in that close and in Selkirk.
We stumbled across this while exploring Selkirk. Unfortunately we found it just as it was closing, but the person on the desk let us have a quick explore anyway. I really wish we had more time there or had found it a day earlier as...More
From entering this little local museum we realised straight away how good it was. It held our interest all the way through and gave a simple to understand view of local life.
The history of Selkirk is very special.
I spent an hour or so learning about the history of Selkirk. Many things of interest from the past and booklets I found very helpful for upcoming visit by family from Canada. Well worth a visit for visitors and locals.