In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.
John Muir’s Birthplace is in Dunbar, East Lothian. Just off the A1, in the centre of the town, towards the north end of the High Street.
John Muir’s Birthplace
126 High Street
Dunbar, EH42 1JJ
How to find us
Last entry 30 minutes before close.
Free admission, donations welcome.
1st October – 31st March
1st April – 30th September
We follow green and sustainable principles as far as we were able with workshop materials sourced from charity shops, Fairtrade tea and coffee and locally made goods in our shop.
Find out more
John Muir’s Birthplace has level access throughout and a lift to upper floors. Full access details available.
We can be provide a better experience for your group if we know you are coming. To book in advance please contact us.
A selection of books by and about John Muir, nature themed gifts plus maps and guides on the John Muir Way.
Browse upcoming events at the museum.
Take a look at external guides for things to see and do in Dunbar.