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Dryfesdale Lodge Visitor Centre

Dumfries Road, Lockerbie, Scotland
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Wonderfully Helpful Lady

We were here to visit the Garden of Remembrance and discovered the Visitor Centre. The lady working... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Keith E
Liverpool, United Kingdom
History of Lockerbie

This little place is a wealth of knowledge, the lady on duty told us lots of little stories that... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Dumfries Road, Lockerbie, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here to visit the Garden of Remembrance and discovered the Visitor Centre. The lady working there was wonderful, she was knowledgeable and super friendly. Highly recommended for two reasons, to learn more of the area discovering that Lockerbie should not be defined by...More

Thank Keith E
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This little place is a wealth of knowledge, the lady on duty told us lots of little stories that only locals can. We were made very welcome and had comfy seats, great after a lot of walking. This place has Lockerbie history right back to...More

Thank SmithRidge
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It is the small house in the graveyard area, just after you entered the gate. The visitor centre has 3 rooms, one will give you information about the history of Lockerbie, one other room dedicates to the nature reserve in surrounding, such as the endangered...More

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Lockerbie should not be defined by the air disaster with which it is synonymous. This Visitor Centre traces the history of Lockerbie and the surrounding region from the times of first settlement. Excellent displays and information and the attendant was both extremely welcoming and knowledgeable....More

Thank Travel_Revival
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Loved finding out about the local history of Lockerbie, The lady on duty was a dream and very knowledgeable and friendly. The presentation of all the history of Lockerbie is excellent.

Thank grouse66
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This small but interesting attraction is a must to visit if you're in the area. It's free and on the site of the memorial gardens for the sad Lockerbie disaster. The staff member there was very friendly and welcoming, as well as being informative. You...More

Thank Lyn T
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The visitors' lodge is at the entrance to the cemetery where there is a memorial to those killed in the 1988 Lockerbie air disaster. The small visitors' centre rebalances the view of Lockerbie by telling its history from Roman times. Opposite is Eskrigg Nature Reserve...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This wee lodge is dedicated to those killed in the Lockerbie air disaster, although interesting it is also very sad so many people lost their lives.

Thank Allyson B
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This is at the cemetery of the memorial garden and is great use of the old keepers cottage. Very well set up with local information, the main emphasis is on the plane crash and a peaceful room with settees and in depth details of the...More

1  Thank molk01
Reviewed 12 October 2015

The Lodge is on the same site as the Lockerbie Air Crash Memorial garden. The original use of the building was a cemetery workers house. It has 3 rooms with displays about the history of Lockerbie, one about the air disaster and an exhibition room....More

Thank warboys
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