The history of Old Ayr includes many tales of law-breaking, imprisonment, execution and escape. Come with local history librarian Tom Barclay on a walking tour of town centre sites associated with the rebels, smugglers, body snatchers, common criminals and thief-takers who have all played dramatic parts in the town’s colourful past.
The walk lasts for 1 hour
- Thursday 7th June, meet at Carnegie Library at 6.30pm
- Wednesday 13th June, meet at Carnegie Library at 2.00pm
- Tuesday 19th June, meet at Carnegie Library at 2.00pm
- Thursday 21st June, Thursday 7th June, meet at Carnegie Library at 6.30pm
Tickets cost £3, include refreshments
and are available from Carnegie Library, Ayr.
If you can’t join us for any of the above dates you can always download the audio tour of this walk ‘Crooks in the Nooks’.
For more information please contact us on
Tel: 01292 286385 or email Carnegie.Library@south-ayrshire.gov.uk