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The Dick Institute

  • Kilmarnock
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

The Dick Institute, opened in April 1901, consists of 2 Art Galleries and 3 Museum Galleries which house permanent and temporary displays of Fine Art, Contemporary Art and Craft, Local and Industrial History and Natural Sciences. The museum is nicely family oriented and the ever changing exhibits are frequently focused on children's interests.

Opening hours

Tuesday to Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00, Thursday 13:00 - 20:00, Friday to Saturday 10:00 - 16:00


Free admission

Travel & Contact Information


1 Elmbank Avenue, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire and Arran, KA1 3BU, Scotland

Phone number

01563 554902



Click here to visit The Dick Institute's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

The Dick Institute has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, The Dick Institute is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, The Dick Institute have stated they are pushchair friendly.

The Dick Institute has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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