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Welcome to Moffat


Nestled in the heart of Southern Scotland, Moffat is a vibrant, bustling town offering the warmest of Scottish welcomes. Moffat lies just 3 minutes from the A74(M), making it a great place to visit and the perfect base for your trip around Dumfries and Galloway and the Scottish Borders - a beautiful and unspoiled part of Scotland.

Moffat is an attractive town, a coaching stop and a Conservation Area with a rich heritage and history and a thriving cultural and creative scene. While you're here, you'll want to call in to the newly refurbished Moffat Museum and find out more about the fascinating story of our town. We've got theatres, art galleries and shops galore. Moffat has a thriving music scene and a whole host of fun events throughout the year - from the Classic Car Rally, to Gala Week, the South of Scotland Tennis Championship and the creepy Hallow Window Walk.

The latest Moffat and District What's On Guide is available from shops in town.
Alternatively, download the guide to your device for free,

Whether you drop by for the speciality shops, the award-winning cuisine of our great cafes and hotels, to walk or ride around our stunning scenery, or for a trip around Station Park, you'll find you're better for being here.

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Moffat is the perfect place for walkers. On the scenic Southern Upland Way and the most northerly point on the Annandale Way, you'll find Moffat offers a stunning landscape for your walking holiday and a warm and friendly place to rest awhile.

If your preference is for wheels, you'll love our Motorcycle Scotland trips or the challenge of touring our hills and valleys on our country roads.

Whatever your budget, there's a whole host of great places to stay and superb places to eat. Just 50 miles from Edinburgh and Glasgow, Moffat is the perfect place to stay while you travel around the central belt and south of Scotland.

There's so much more to see and do here! Check out the What's On Guide and Attractions pages for full details.

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Moffat Events

There's something for everyone happening in Moffat. Whatever you come here for, we guarantee you'll have fun!
Find out more on our Moffat Events listing or by downloading the What's On Guide.

Moffat What's On Guide 2019

Walkers Welcome

Moffat was Scotland's first Walkers are Welcome Town and offers a series of waymarked walking routes for all abilities.

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