Cumbernauld Museum

Located within Cumbernauld Library, Allander Walk, Town Centre

Interior with Victorian lady

8 Allander Walk
G67 1EE

Situated within the town's main library, the museum tells the story of Cumbernauld and surrounding area from pre-history to the Romans and on through the 19th century, to the development of the new town in the 1960s.

The museum has recently been totally refurbished, with new displays of maps, photographs, artefacts and audio-visual material that helps bring the area's heritage to life.

Term-time workshops for schools can be arranged via the contact details to the right of your screen.  There is also a programme of activities over the summer and during other seasonal holiday periods.

Opening times:

Monday9.00am - 7.00pm
Tuesday9.00am - 7.00pm
Wednesday9.00am - 7.00pm
Thursday9.00am - 7.00pm
Friday9.00am - 7.00pm
Saturday9.00am - 4.00pm

Disabled Access and Facilities: Accessible by ramps and elevators.  Disabled toilets are available within the Town Centre Complex but not within the library itself.

Getting There: Take the signs for Cumbernauld Town centre from the M80 and follow signs for 'town centre shopping' and park in main car park area.  Blue Badge parking in covered area beneath shopping centre, with lift to all floors.

Other facilities:Shopping centre with cafes and supermarkets close by; parking available beside accessible lift.  Local studies research area.  Main lending library in the same building.

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