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Dundee & Angus

J M Barrie’s Birthplace

The world-famous creator of Peter Pan was born in this traditional weaver’s house.

Planning your visit

Kirriemuir has an abundance of cafés and hotels within easy walking distance of the property.

Books by J M Barrie and other authors are for sale in the small shop.

There’s on-street parking or a public car park, 100m along the road. 

Only assistance dogs are allowed inside the property.

For more information about planning your visit please see our frequently asked questions.

If you’d like to speak to us, please call 01575 572646.

Facilities

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Accessible toilet
Children’s activities
Guided tour
Self-guided trail
Shop

Opening times

House and garden

Open by appointment at any time for groups of 12 or more

Current period1 Dec 2019–2 Apr 2020, closed 3 Apr–25 Jun, Fri–Mon, 11.00–16.00 (last entry 15.30) 26 Jun–31 Aug, daily, 11.00–16.00 (last entry 15.30) 1 Sep–18 Oct, Fri–Mon, 11.00–16.00 (last entry 15.30) 19 Oct–31 Mar 2021, closed

Entry prices

House
Adult
£7.00
Family
£18.00
One adult family
£13.00
Concession
£6.00
Garden
Adult
Free
Family
Free
One adult family
Free
Concession
Free

Members go free

At all Trust places, admission is free for members.

Join from £50

Accessibility

  • Parking is available on the street in front of the cottage. There are also disabled spaces in the nearby car park, 100m from the cottage.
  • The cottage is not wheelchair accessible.

We have an ongoing programme of accessible content development. Detailed accessibility guides for the most visited Trust places are available on our Accessibility pages as well as links to useful resources.

We’d love you to visit the Euan’s Guide website to review the accessibility of Trust places and tell us (and others) what’s good and where we need to do better.