Museums : Tweeddale Museum and Gallery
|Museum||Tweeddale Museum and Gallery|
|Description||The Chambers Institution was established by William Chambers, one of the founders of the famous publishing house, in 1859.
It houses a museum and gallery which present a lively programme of exhibitions throughout the year.
The Chambers Room houses the extraordinary plasterwork friezes commissioned by William Chambers and exhibitions on the history of Peebles and the surrounding area.
|Address||Chambers Institution, High Street, Peebles|
|Opening times||Monday to Friday-10.30am-12.30pm and 1pm-4pm and Saturdays-9.30am to 12.30pm; Closed on Sundays throughout year, Saturday 21 June (Beltane), Christmas and New Year holidays.|
|Museums and Galleries Guide||Museums and Galleries Guide|
|Access and facilities||Free admission. There is wheelchair access to Museum Room and Chambers room via lift to library.|
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