Kirkcudbright Tolbooth

Kirkcudbright’s 17th century tolbooth served previously as the Town Council offices, Burgh and Sheriff Courts and the criminal and debtors’ prison. One of its most famous prisoners was John Paul Jones, hero of the American Navy.


Open all year

October to 15 April, Monday - Saturday 11am - 4pm

16 April to 30 September, Monday - Saturday 10am - 4pm, Sunday 1pm - 4pm

Admission free

Tolbooth Art Centre
High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JL

tel: 01557 331556