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Published by Trustees of Burns Monument in Ayr .
Written in English


  • Burns, Robert, -- 1759-1796.

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ContributionsTrustees of Burns Monument.
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Pagination18p. :
Number of Pages18
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Open LibraryOL18067313M

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Burns Cottage stands on the main road through the village of Alloway. The cottage and the nearby Education Pavilion come under the umbrella of the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. Operated by the National Trust for Scotland, this magnificent museum is well worth a visit in its own right, and it also brings brings together all the places associated with Robert Burns in . Set amid idyllic Ayrshire countryside in the village of Alloway, the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum celebrates the life and work of Scotland’s most famous poet. Though officially called a museum, the site is made up of several different attractions—a museum, a cottage, a church, and a monument, which together form Burns National Heritage Park. Culzean Castle is also located mi ( km) from Burns Cottage and Museum, and Burns Monument is mi ( km) away. Frequently asked questions What's the area like around Burns Cottage and Museum? The Burns Monument in Kay Park, Kilmarnock, Scotland, commemorates the poet Robert Burns (–). It is located at an elevated position within Kay Park, to the east of Kilmarnock Town Centre. The monument was opened in , and is a category B listed building. In a fire destroyed part of the monument.

Save on popular hotels near Burns Cottage and Museum, Ayr: Browse Expedia's selection of hotels and places to stay closest to Burns Cottage and Museum. Find cheap deals and discount rates that best fit your budget. Book now & save with no cancellation fee. There is level access at Burns Cottage and the museum. The Poet’s Path is also level and the Monument Gardens are wheelchair accessible. The historical parts of the site, such as the Auld Kirk, Brig o’ Doon and Burns Monument, have uneven steps and surfaces. Wheelchairs are available for any visitors who need them. The cottage, and subsequent monument to the bard, now come under the umbrella of the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. This fascinating treasure trove houses more than Burns artefacts, including handwritten manuscripts. You can even celebrate his legacy the traditional way, too, by having haggis, neeps and tatties in the museum café! Also forming part of the museum is Burns Cottage, a few minutes walk away in the heart of Alloway along the Poet's Path; while at the same end of the village as the new museum are Auld Kirk Alloway, the Burns Monument and Memorial Garden, and the Brig o' Doon.

  Robert Burns Birthplace Museum: Burns Cottage & Museum - A Must See - See 1, traveller reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Ayr, UK, at TripadvisorK TripAdvisor reviews. Robert Burns Birthplace Museum is open: Sun - Sat AM - PM; Buy tickets in advance on Tripadvisor. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refundK TripAdvisor reviews. The monument and accompanying gardens are part of the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, and the inside of the monument features a bust of the man himself. a life-size replica of Burns Cottage . Book your tickets online for Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr: See 1, reviews, articles, and photos of Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, ranked No.5 on Tripadvisor among 42 attractions in Ayr/K TripAdvisor reviews.