COVID UPDATE: We await further information for the period after 26th April 2021. In normal circumstances we are open every weekend from Easter to Christmas.

MuseNews 2021: Dates for your Diary

By 28th December 2020News

Planning is going ahead to re-open the Museum from Easter 2021. This will depend on the Coronavirus situation at the time. We have a new exciting exhibition ready!


Museum planning to open Easter 2021

Exhibition for 2021 – including a new history of Dollar timeline, the Dollar Flood, the Fair and local witchcraft! There are also new exhibits. Watch this space for further details.

Annual Outing

Annual Outing to be discussed – depending on Coronavirus situation – possibly to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in April or May 2021.

Dollar Gala

Saturday 5th June 2021.

Annual Strawberry Tea

Our summer event is usually held on an afternoon in July, from 2.30pm – 4.00pm in the Burnside Hall. We plan to have a number of stalls selling baking, books and items from our Museum Shop. Watch this space!

October – A.G.M.

Last year we held a virtual meeting on Zoom. Will advise arrangements in due course for our 2021 AGM. Details will be circulated to members in advance of the meeting.

Book Sale

We hope to be able to hold our very popular Annual Book Sale in November.

November – Quiz Night

Looking forward – this has become a fixture on our calendar. To be arranged. A popular event for teams up to six people. Tickets (if event is going ahead) will include supper, and refreshments will be available. Come with your friends and enjoy the evening.  Venue: Academy Dining Hall, starts 7.30pm.

December – Dollar Christmas Fair

We usually have a stall at the Dollar Annual Christmas Fair.