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Newhailes

Palladian house that played a prominent role in the Scottish Enlightenment

Edinburgh & The Lothians

🥪 Pack a picnic

Under 1 hour away

Falkland Palace

A fine Renaissance palace with an extensive formal garden and one of Britain’s oldest tennis courts

21 miles away

Opening times today
Palace & Garden - 11.00–17.00
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Bannockburn

Stand shoulder to shoulder with Robert the Bruce on the site of his greatest victory.

30 miles away

Opening times today
Visitor Centre - 09.30–18.00
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Over 2 hours away

J M Barrie’s Birthplace

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

51 miles away

Opening times today
House & Garden - Closed
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Bachelors’ Club

Robert Burns learned to dance and debate in this authentically restored house.

58 miles away

Opening times today
Bachelors’ Club - Closed
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The Hill House

Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s architectural masterpiece turns art into a home.

59 miles away

Opening times today
House - 10.00–17.00
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Thomas Carlyle’s Birthplace

Childhood home of one of Britain’s most influential thinkers

62 miles away

Opening times today
Birthplace - 10.00–17.00
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Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

A celebration of the early life and the enduring legacy of Scotland’s national poet

66 miles away

Opening times today
Museum - 10.00–17.30
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Souter Johnnie’s Cottage

Home of the shoemaker immortalised by Robert Burns in Tam o’ Shanter

75 miles away

Opening times today
Cottage - Closed
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