Birth in Dunbar, Scotland

John Muir was born on April 21, 1838 in the town of Dunbar. Scotland. His home later became the Lorne Hotel. The house he was born in (next door to the left) is now preserved as the John Muir Birthplace museum. He describes his visit in the above July 6, 1893 letter.


Visit John Muir's Birthplace Museum in Dunbar, Scotland