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A terrific little folk museum

What a great find. We turned up from Tasmania at the Crawfordjohn museum looking especially for... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2019
heathermctas
An Outstanding Museum full of Interest, Variety and Helpful and Enthusiastic Staff

We picked up a leaflet in Sanquhar and made the picturesque journey to Crawfordjohn where the... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
Rossergruffydd
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

What a great find. We turned up from Tasmania at the Crawfordjohn museum looking especially for family contacts and lovely Janet who was on duty there, rang a local who had the same surname as me. He and his wife came straight over, and brought...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank heathermctas
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We picked up a leaflet in Sanquhar and made the picturesque journey to Crawfordjohn where the museum is very well signposted. Located in the old parish church the centre it only open in season and then only at weekends. The museum occupies the whole of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic wee place! An absolute treasure trove of local history and random stories. One of those 'collections from donations' so there are some very specialist little displays, just wander around and things will catch your eye. It helps that there have been some...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank MissAnneJ
Reviewed November 7, 2016

I may be a bit biased in my review, my name being Crawfordjohn in reverse, but I do feel that quite apart from the connection by name, I would have given the Crawfordjohn Heritage Venture top marks anyway. Why? Well, as my tille indicates, quoting...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank John C
Reviewed July 10, 2016

For a delicious slice of Scottish social history, don’t miss the Crawfordjohn museum just off junction 13 of the M74. Former residents include Daniel Muir, father of the famous naturalist and Yosemite Park founder John, and stained glass artist Sadie McLellan, while the local quarry...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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