Crawick Multiverse

Crawick Multiverse
Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway, DG4 6ET
  • Telephone 01659 50242
  • Seasonal times Mar–Jun, Sep & Oct: daily 10am–4pm; Jul & Aug: daily 10am–6pm; Nov–Feb: pedestrian access only.
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  • Website www.crawickmultiverse.co.uk
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Crawick Multiverse

A landscape project designed by Charles Jencks, who did the popular Landform outside the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, the Crawick Multiverse consists of a number of earth- and stoneworks situated in a former open cast mine. Designed to be landscape art accessible to all, it was privately funded by the Duke of Buccleuch and deals with themes of space, astronomy and cosmology.

Crawick Multiverse is a major land restoration and art project in Dumfries & Galloway, utilising landscape art to transform a former open cast coal mine into an outdoor space that can be enjoyed by future generations.

Privately funded by the Duke of Buccleuch and designed by globally-renowned landscape artist Charles Jencks, Crawick Multiverse is a stunning representation of exciting discoveries and theories of the universe.

This world-class landscape art design links the themes of space, astronomy and cosmology, creating a truly inspiring landmark that will appeal to everyone from art enthusiasts and scientists to the wider community.

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  • Open since: 2015

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Cosmic Collisions

A public lecture series featuring talks from professors of cosmology and space science plus exhibitions, events and activities.

Sat 24 Jun

£5 (£4; Children £2; Under 5s free; Family £20; Picnic £7.50) / 01659 50242

The opening of Charles Jencks’ new installation and outdoor performance of ‘Sea Hames’, the latest work from physical theatre and site-specific performance company Oceanallover.

Sun 13 Aug

£45 / 01659 50242

Day Trip from Edinburgh to Little Sparta and Crawick Multiverse.

Transport from Summerhall, pre-booked soup and sandwich lunch £6.50. Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

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