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 annual Moffat Gala to the now world-famous Moffat Sheep Races.
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.
Places to Visit
Glasgow - host of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. 60miles - 1hr by car.
Edinburgh - Scotland's historic capital. 52 miles - 1hr 30mins by car.
Carlisle - a stepping stone away from Hadrians Wall. 42 miles - 48mins by car.
Major tourist attractions in Dumfries & Galloway - such as Galloway Forest Park.
The Ayrshire Coast and Burns Country.
The Scottish Borders including Melrose Abbey and the home of Sir Walter Scott at Abbotsford.