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Hawick Museum

Wilton Lodge Park, Hawick TD9 7JL, Scotland
+44 1450 373457
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This was a weekday visit during a short stay in Hawick. Reviewing this in the context of small... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mac123_12
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Day out

This museum is lovely full of very interesting things .. the children loved seeing all the animals... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
alex936
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Hawick, United Kingdom
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This museum is dedicated to the history of knitwear and hosiery industries of the area.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 17:00
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Wilton Lodge Park, Hawick TD9 7JL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a weekday visit during a short stay in Hawick. Reviewing this in the context of small free museums run by the council with local interest, in comparison with other local museums we have visited, this is well presented and worth a couple of...More

Thank mac123_12
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This museum is lovely full of very interesting things .. the children loved seeing all the animals and historic things. Staff were lovely too .. very clean .. most enjoyable .

Thank alex936
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little museum and a must visit place for anyone interested in motor bike racing as there are exhibits on Steve Hislop and Guthrie. The park it is set in is beautiful

Thank pambraz
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and well presented Great place to take the kids And have a walk about And look at interesting things

Thank xxxjohnthebear
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Really good in nice surroundings. Very diverse museum, from Motor bikes, to Art. So much to see and study. You can even buy Art there, we did ? Well worth going.

1  Thank lezt45cdo
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Everyone is so helpful and willing to point out the new developments being undertaken in the park. The chain saw carving is unbelievable! Anyone interested in motor cycle racing must see the exhibits from the Hislop and Guthrie eras. The views are breathtaking in all...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 November 2016

My husband comes from Hawick so for me it was great to see some of the towns history, there is lots to see & do for all ages plus the actual building itself is really beautiful & in a gorgeous setting. Well worth a visit.

Thank DutchDumplingcat
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is set a short walk from the free car park and again is free entry. We came in October so the short walk in the park was breath taking with the Autumn colours. A real insight into Hawick Sporting past all motor cyclist and...More

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We turned up to see an exhibition - paintings and objects by the Zyw artist family - when it was already closed (on a Saturday) but were nonetheless generously allowed in and given coffee and biscuits as well. Vaut le voyage, as the Michelin guides...More

Thank AScotsman1150
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Smashing museum in lovely Wilton Lodge Park. The house was home to influential families before the local authority bought it - and its grounds - for the people of Hawick. I was drawn to this attraction primarily because of its exhibitions celebrating the hugely successful...More

1  Thank Andrew G
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