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Dick Institute

Dick Institute Elmbank Avenue, Kilmarnock KA1 3BU, Scotland
+44 1563 554300
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Beautiful Dick

I have been born & bread in Kilmarnock. The dick institute has been part of my 69 years. I am a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
archieliz21
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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Something for all ages

I have spent many a rainy day in here as a child and with my own children. The museum and art... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MLB12321
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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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  • Average1%
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“all ages” (6 reviews)
“on display” (3 reviews)
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Dick Institute Elmbank Avenue, Kilmarnock KA1 3BU, Scotland
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+44 1563 554300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been born & bread in Kilmarnock. The dick institute has been part of my 69 years. I am a member of the library and it has everything you could want from books CDs internet & a fabulous lion in a glass case. They...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have spent many a rainy day in here as a child and with my own children. The museum and art gallery..... They have a variety of exhibitions and items on display. Enough to pass an afternoon easily. The library is in this building too...More

Thank MLB12321
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic experience for students from the local college to view Nathan Coley PALACE exhibition. Plenty of room for the students to draw in situ.

Thank 5Moore
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I visit here quite a lot, as it has a great library,where you can rent out books and dvds,use the internet,also has facilities for printing & photo copying.They also have great art exhibitions on regularly, and has a great history display of the building.

Thank t0niedwards
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit interesting exhibits, loan books or attend special events. Well worth a visit, especially if you are local.

Thank pamgallacher
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A useful resource and place to study. Quiet and a good selection of materials. Always enjoyable to see the exhibitions. A beautiful and well maintained building. Helpful staff.

Thank heronc351
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This place is amazing for all ages , My niece brought along my wee nephew to visit for his birthday and he absolutely loved it. Its free admission with the library downstairs and Museum upstairs , along with the art gallery. and young people library

Thank Caroline C
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

No matter what the weathers doing you can always rely on the Dick institute for a few good hours of entertainment weather your visiting the galleries , museum or library there's something for everyone including toilet facilities, Would love it to have coffee though...!

Thank kazbabe007
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Great place to enjoy some peace and quiet. Daughter and I spent over 3 hours in the museum then library reading. Just wish it was open on a Monday when I am off!

1  Thank Lauralauralaura L
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

I have been visiting the Dick Institute since I was a child and I still love coming here! Very relaxed atmosphere with lovely museum and library. It's just a shame the council cut back the opening hours as I liked walking down in the evenings...More

1  Thank travelgeek83
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deitch2017
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Response from Tracy M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Details for Dick Institute, Kilmarnock below. Hope this helps. Museum & Gallery opening hours Tuesday & Wednesday 10am-6pm Thursday 1pm-8pm Friday & Saturday 10am-4pm Closed Sundays, Mondays and Public Holidays - Sept... More
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yes i believe there was a mention
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