Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are planning on travelling distance to attractions, we would recommend that you contact the venues directly in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Old Gala House Museum

Dating from 1583, this former home of the Lairds of Gala was re-opened as an interpretative centre in 1988. Displays tell the story of the house, its inhabitants and the early growth of Galashiels. There is also a lively programme of temporary exhibitions and various aspects of local heritage and the arts. Audio tours. Disabled access to the ground floor.

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