In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.

John Muir

Birthplace Location

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

Opening Times

1 April – 30 Sept 2022

Mon – Sat:10am – 5pm; Sun 1pm – 5pm (last entry 4.15pm)

Free admission, donations welcome

COVID-19 Procedures – please call 01368 865899 or email to pre-book. This will allow us to ensure social distancing for a safe visit.

Green Tourism

We follow green and sustainable principles as far as we were able with workshop materials sourced from charity shops, use fairtrade tea and coffee and sell locally made and recycled goods in our shop.

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