Mill on the Fleet, a visitor and exhibition centre with a full exhibition programme of temporary exhibitions running through the season. The main exhibition floor holds displays on the history Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Dumfries and Galloway
Heading to Dumfries and Galloway and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Dumfries and Galloway coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Portpatrick lifeboat station was established in 1877 and now operates an all weather lifeboat. Station is open daily.
Portpatrick is a small fishing village cut into a cleft in steep cliffs with a rescent shaped harbour. Popular location for clifftop walks and beaches both north and south. The Read more [...]
The Castle of St John is an early 16th-century L-plan tower house, built by the Adairs of Kilhilt around 1510. Over the centuries it has been used as a home, a Read more [...]
Kippford lifeboat station was established in 1966 and has an inshore lifeboat. Station is only open by appointment.
Stranraer lifeboat station was established in 1974 and has an imnshore lifeboat. Station only open by appointment, no shop.