Hawick attractions

Visitor Centre in Hawick

Heart of Hawick

Three buildings form the 'heart' of Hawick. A former mill holds a cafe and cinema. Opposite, historic Drumlanrig's Tower, once a major seat of the Douglas clan, now houses the Borders Textile Towerhouse. This tells …
Museum in Hawick

Borders Textile Towerhouse

The historic Drumlanrig’s Tower is a solid stone mansion that was once a major seat of Douglas clan power in the Borders. It now holds the Borders Textile Towerhouse, which tells the story of the town’s knitwear-pro…
Archives in Hawick

Heritage Hub

The Heritage Hub, formerly the corn exchange, is a handy facility for anyone wishing to trace Scottish heritage, or other local archives. If you can't visit in person, you can pay to get some research done for you.
Museum in Hawick

Hawick Museum & Art Gallery

This museum has an interesting collection of mostly 19th-century manufacturing and domestic memorabilia as well as details on a tragic pair of local motorcycling legends. There are usually a couple of temporary exhi…