Smugglers exhibition in Girvan

McKechnie Institute will come alive with smuggling tales during an exhitition throughout July.

Learn about the smuggling that went on in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Eavesdrop on the Ballantrae Smugglers as they plan their next delivery of contraband goods from Holland. But who’s that in the corner? It’s the Customs Officer!

His eyes follow your every movement….. Read about the exploits of the Girvan smugglers and the Revenue Officers who tried to stop them.

This (FREE) exhibition for the whole family is on until 16 July and is organised by the Ballantrae Smugglers’ Festival in partnership with The Friends of the McKechnie Institute. Opening times Tues, Thurs & Fri 1pm-4pm; Wed 1.30pm-4.30pm; Sat 10.30am-4pm; Sun and Mon CLOSED.