Adults £7.00
Concessions, Over 60s, Children (aged 5-16) £6.00
Family Ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) £16.00
School Groups £3.00 (per student, by prior arrangement)

Open daily from 10am-5pm (closing at 4pm on Sundays)

If you Gift Aid your admission ticket in arrival (no extra charge) you will be able to visit again for free for the entire year.

Group bookings by appointment all year.

Assistance dogs only.

For children: each child is given an activity pack including  “factory pass” to stamp as they visit the Ground Floor, and a Devil’s Porridge Museum badge at the front desk.  We have interactive games and touch screens with video and audio guides throughout the Museum.

Booking online to visit the Museum is essential to avoid disappointment when we are busy.

We are located on the B721 between Annan and Gretna.  With easy access from the A75 between Gretna and Dumfries and minutes from the M6 motorway.  We are a 20 minute drive from the centre of Carlisle.

Public Transport

We are on the 79 Carlisle to Annan bus route.  The bus stops almost immediately outside the museum. For more details on bus times, see:

The nearest train station is Gretna Green which is 3.6 miles away from the Devil’s Porridge Museum. For more details on Gretna Green Station, see:

We are located on the route of the National Cycle Network (route 7) and have bike stands outside for visitors to secure their bikes during their visit.  For more details on the National Cycle Network, see:,-2.32998,7