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St Ninian's Cave

Cave traditionally associated with St Ninian

St Ninian's Cave

The cave is traditionally associated with St Ninian.

Early crosses found at the site are housed at Whithorn Museum.

Weathered crosses carved on the walls of the cave are still visible.

Visit for additional information on the cave and St Ninian.


Car Parking Bus Parking Strong Footwear Recommended


Region – Dumfries and Galloway

Physgill, on the coast 4m south west of Whithorn on the A747.

Grid reference - NX 421 359