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About the area
Kirkcudbright, population about 3500, is situated in Southern Scotland, on the estuary of the River Dee in the heart of Galloway. The town is an ‘Artists’ Town and holds regular art exhibitions. Many famous artists have lived and worked in the area, which is surrounded by beautiful countryside.
Kirkcudbright has many attractions and countless clubs and societies. It boasts a panoramic 18-hole Golf Course, a Wildlife Conservation Park, a Marina and working harbour and a community run Swimming Pool. Others places of interest are the Museum, Broughton House, a National Trust property where E.A.Hornel lived and Maclellan’s Castle.
The Summer Festivities run events all through the summer, culminating in the Tattoo, always a show-stopper! There is also a Jazz Festival in June and an Arts and Crafts Trail in July. Kirkcudbright has a wealth of things to see and do in a wonderful setting.