3 Lugar Street
The Baird Institute Museum lies in the centre of the town of Cumnock, and was opened in 1891.
The Museum holds a collection of Mauchline ware of world importance, complimented by many items of Cumnock pottery, mining equipment, and photographs and artefacts of local and social history. Works of traditional and contemporary art and crafts are also displayed here.
Museum, Gallery, Industrial heritage site
Mon Tues Thurs Fri 1000-1300 & 1330-1630
Closed Wed Sat Sun
Archaeology, Archives, Natural Sciences, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, World Cultures, Fine Art, Weapons and War, Coins and Medals, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History