Smith Art Gallery and Museum was founded by Thomas Stuart Smith
1815-1869. It is situated further up from the Albert Halls
on Dumbarton Road. It houses It's own shop, cafe, museum and
changing gallery exhibitions.
purpose of the Smith is to be a centre for the arts and a museum
to record, collect, preserve, conserve and interpret the material
culture of the Stirling district for the cultural benefit of
the people who live here, and for the added stimulation of
visitors to the district, and also to contribute to the museums
and galleries movement in Scotland"
museum traces Stirling's local history and houses the oldest
recorded curling stone in the world from 1511!
Tuesday to Saturday 10.30am until 5.00pm. Sundays 2pm until
5pm. Admission Free.