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Robert Burns's Farm

| Ellisland Farm, Dumfries DG20RR, Scotland
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Walking in Burns footsteps

Visited this farm last year with family. We felt as if we were walking in Burns footsteps, along... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
nanmcdonald65
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
A total revalation, set on the river banks and so interesting.

I have no idea why this is not better known and visited. To me it sums Burns life story up better... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
f2s
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 Feb 2018
“Walking in Burns footsteps”
15 May 2017
“A total revalation, set on the river banks and so interesting.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Ellisland Farm, Dumfries DG20RR, Scotland
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Visited this farm last year with family. We felt as if we were walking in Burns footsteps, along the banks of the river. We could imagine him ploughing the fields while reciting some of his poetry. Well worth a visit if you are a Burns...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

I have no idea why this is not better known and visited. To me it sums Burns life story up better than any "museum" or book. The sun shone and the staff were so welcoming. Buildings, artifacts, river bank, just a great insight into Burns...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

A very knowledgeable curator enhances a visit to the farm where Burns wrote 'Tam o' Shanter'. You really feel the presence of Burns here. Well worth a visit!

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

We visited this former home of Robert Burns, finding it very interesting and informative. The curator was very knowledgeable and welcoming. Not only is about Burns and the and where he wrote some of his best works it also was a small farming museum with...More

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