John Paul Jones
Birthplace Museum

John Paul Jones Cottage in the grounds of Arbigland

The traditional Scottish cottage in which John Paul Jones was born in 1747. Exhibition on the life of "The Father of the American Navy". Video in the reconstructed cabin of jones' ship "Bonnhomme Richard". Museum shop, picnic area, good coach parking. 13 miles south-west of Dumfries off A710.

Further Information on the cottage and John Paul Jones can be found at:
John Paul Jones Site

Open: 1st April to 30th September:
10am-5pm Tuesday to Sunday
1st July to 31 August:
10am-5pm All Week.
Adult: Admission- Adults 4.50, Concessions 4.00. Children FREE.
Arbigland Estate, Nr Kirkbean, Dumfriesshire.
Tel: (01387) 880613