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Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

Enjoy 5-star hospitality at the birthplace of Scotland’s national bard
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

Coronavirus: Following the closure of our properties, all private and corporate hospitality events, including weddings, have unfortunately had to be cancelled until further notice. Our teams will be in touch with existing customers to discuss their options. If you’re having difficulty contacting us please email

We’re also still busy responding to new enquiries for later in the year and beyond, and would love to hear from you! Please contact us.

Robert Burns Birthplace Museum offers a stunning location for weddings, family gatherings, meetings, conferences and corporate hospitality.


Ayrshire & Arran See map


Up to 300

Venue type

Quirky & Unusual

Planning your event


Drinks reception – 150 guests
Wedding ceremony – 120 guests
Dining – 120 guests
Meeting – 120 guests

Burns Cottage Pavilion

Drinks reception – 60 guests
Wedding ceremony – 60 guests
Dining – 50 guests
Meeting – 60 guests

Burns Cottage

Drinks reception – 40 guests
Dining – 30 guests


Marquee event – 300 guests

For further information please Robert Burns Birthplace Museum and a member of our team will be delighted to discuss your requirements in more detail, arrange a visit and help plan your event.

Getting here

The museum is in the picturesque village of Alloway, near Ayr.
Address Robert Burns Birthplace Museum Murdoch’s Lone Alloway Ayr KA7 4PQ

Get directions

Provided by Google Maps

Robert Burns Birthplace Museum is 2.5 miles south of Ayr and is signposted from the A77. It’s around 40 minutes from Glasgow. There’s a regular train service from Glasgow to Ayr, and from Ayr there’s a local bus service to Alloway.