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Robert Burns

Portrait of the famous Scottish bard Robert Burns
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Alloway
Burns cottage

Burns Cottage

Alloway is the birthplace of internationally renowned poet Robert Burns and a trip here would not be complete without a visit to the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, which has the most significant Burns collection anywhere in the world. Your entry allows...
Tarbolton
Outside the Bachelor’s Club

Bachelor’s Club

The Bachelor’s Club is situated on Sandgate Street in the farming village of Tarbolton, and is now a small museum run by the National Trust for Scotland. Robert Burns and his friends founded the club after his family moved to a nearby farm, and it was h...
Kirkoswald
Statues of Tam o Shanter and Souter Johnnie

Souter Johnnie's Cottage

The character of Souter Johnnie became famous worldwide thanks to his appearance in just a few lines of the famous poem by Robert Burns, ‘Tam o’ Shanter’. We get a real insight into his character from the lines, ‘and at his elbow Souter Johnnie his anci...
Alloway
Burns monument with gardens

Burns Monument

Soon after the death of the great bard a committee of his greatest supporters set about memorialising the man. The memorial was completed in 1823 with funds raised by public subscription, with more than 700 donors being recognised in the local press....
Alloway
outside Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

What better place to find out about Robert Burns than in Alloway, at the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum? There, you’ll not only see the most significant collection of his work in the world, but enjoy a g...
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