Dumfries

A Scottish town offering numerous sites, Dumfries only is embellished by the beauty of the Nith River and the surrounding countryside.

Dumfries is a market town and former royal burgh within the Dumfries and Galloway council area of Scotland. It is near the mouth of the River Nith into the Solway Firth. Located on top of a small hill, Dumfries Museum is centred around the 18th century windmill which stands above the town. Included are fossil footprints left by prehistoric reptiles, the wildlife of the Solway marshes, tools and weapons of the earliest peoples of the region and stone carvings of Scotland's first Christians. The Theatre Royal, Dumfries was built in 1792 and is the oldest working theatre in Scotland.
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