Welcome to our 2024 Events Diary

2024 Exhibition

The Museum will reopen Easter weekend – on Saturday 30th March 2024 with a new Exhibition. Watch this space. The recently added working model of Dollar Railway Station and Mine and the Time-Line of Dollar History are among favourite attractions. Please go to our Exhibitions page for more information.

Talk – Friday 22 March 2024

Dr Gill Imery, QPM, Former Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Constabulary in Scotland, will give a talk: “From Dollar Academy to Police Academy – an interesting journey“. To be held at the Gibson Music Auditorium, Dollar Academy on Friday 22nd March 2024, 7:30pm.  Click here for more information.

Dollar Gala – Saturday 1st June 2024

Dollar Gala this year is on June 1st. The Museum will have a stall and many items from our shop. There will also be a quiz  – so pick up your entry forms from our stall and join in the fun!

Annual Strawberry Tea – Wednesday 17th July 2024

Our summer event will be held on Wednesday 17th July, from 2.30pm – 4.00pm in the Burnside Hall. We will have a number of stalls selling baking, books and items from our Museum Shop. A very popular event in our calendar!

Annual Outing – late August

Our Annual Outing programme was suspended due to the pandemic. We are hoping to be able to arrange a trip to Glasgow, possibly going to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, or the Burrell Collection. Watch this space for updates and further information.

A. G. M. – Friday 27th September 2024

The Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Dollar Museum will be held on Friday 27th September, 2024 at 7.30 pm at the Museum. All Friends are welcome to attend. Agendas and details will be circulated to members nearer the time.

Book Sale – 9th and 10th November 2024

We are holding our very popular Annual Book Sale at the Museum 0n Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November.  From October we will be happy to accept well-read books or even mint unopened copies – and you can come and get your reading material for the winter. Click here for more information.

Dollar Christmas Fair – 7th December 2024

We will be running a stall at the Dollar Annual Christmas Fair. Come along and get those special Christmas Gifts.