Round Old Ayr Crime Walk

Book shelf with books and feet poking out with dead body toe tag on one foot
Crooks in the NooksThe 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.

  • Thursday 7th June, meet at Carnegie Library at 6.30pm
  • Wednesday 13th June, meet at Carnegie Library at 2pm
  • Tuesday 19th June, meet at Carnegie Library, 2pm
  • Thursday 21st June, meet at Carnegie Library at 6.30pm (sold out)

Tickets £3, available from Carnegie Library.
Refreshments provided.
The walk lasts for 1 hour.

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr KA8 8EB
t: 01292 286385 e: carnegie.library@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

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’.

This event is part of our library National Crime Writing Month celebrations.

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