John Muir's Birthplace

Interesting
John Muir (1838-1914) lived here in the early years of his life. This pioneer of geology, explorer, naturalist and eminent conservationist was responsible for setting up the US National Parks (Yosemite and Sequoia). The house has been turned into an interactive centre dedicated to his life and his work.

Useful information

Address:

126 High Street, EH42 1JJ Dunbar

Phone:

+44 1368 865899

Opening hours

Apr-Oct: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1pm-5pm; rest of year: Wed-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1pm-5pm - closed 1-2 Jan and 25-26 Dec

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