Visiting Information

Opening Times


1 April – 31 October

Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5pm

Saturday 10am – 5pm

Sunday 1pm – 5pm

Last entry 4pm


1 November – 31 March

Saturday 10am – 5pm

Sunday 1pm – 5pm

Last entry 4pm

Entry Costs


Adult – £5

Concession – £4

Child – £2

Family – £12

A free membership card is available to all ML12 residents. Please enquire at the reception desk.

Getting here

By Car: Biggar is on the A702, 30 miles southwest of Edinburgh and 10 miles southeast of Lanark. From the south, Biggar is 15 minutes from the M74 junction 13 at Abington. Postcode for Sat Nav: ML12 6DH.

By Bus: There is a bus service between Edinburgh and Biggar, no.101/102. There is bus service between Lanark and Biggar.

By Train: The nearest train station is Lanark which connects to Glasgow Central.

Access & Facilities

The Museum has its own dedicated parking for up to 12 cars and a coach. The Museum is suitable for visitors of all ages with interactive displays and a baby changing facility. The Museum is fully accessible for disabled visitors with a designated disabled parking space and an accessible toilet.