Attractions

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Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop | Gretna Green

Live out your passion for discovery in the South, where you can experience a multitude of unforgettable attractions. Scale towers of ancient castles, hike in sun-dappled forests, sip locally brewed beer, stroll through gardens of magnificent estates, and step into atmospheric abbeys. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it right here where Scotland starts.


Dalkeith Country Park - Dalkeith

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Dalkeith Country Park is a truly special place, home to Fort Douglas adventure playground and Restoration Yard Store, Restaurant & Wellbeing Lab.


Robert Smail's Printing Works - Innerleithen

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Oldest working commercial letterpress printers in the UK – a living museum of Victorian history.


National Mining Museum - Newtongrange

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Housed in the wonderfully restored Lady Victoria Colliery, National Mining Museum Scotland tells the story of coal for Scotland.


Traquair House - Peebles

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Traquair is Scotland's Oldest Continually Inhabited House dating back over 900 years and still lived in as a family home today.


Jedburgh Castle Jail & Museum - Jedburgh

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Jedburgh Castle Jail & Museum is an attraction that looks like a grand castle – but inside is a different story!


Rosslyn Chapel - Roslin

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Rosslyn Chapel was founded in 1446 but more recently it came to worldwide prominence through featuring in The da Vinci Code!


Floors Castle - Kelso

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Explore the house, beautiful gardens and walks around the Estate. Sample homemade Estate produce at the Terrace Cafe, gift shop & deli.


Abbotsford - Melrose

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The extraordinary home of Scottish legend Sir Walter Scott, the man who gave us the historical novel, popularised tartan & rediscovered Scotland’s Crown Jewels.


Lochcarron Visitor Centre & Coffee Shop - Selkirk, Scottish Borders

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Visitor Centre & Coffee Shop. Come see first hand our authentic working mill tours, browse our collections and gifts, then enjoy a coffee or spot…


Dryburgh Abbey - St Boswells

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This site is currently closed as a precautionary measure while we undertake site inspections.


Paxton House - Berwick upon Tweed

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Paxton House is a Georgian mansion overlooking the River Tweed set in 80 acres of grounds on the border of England and Scotland 4 miles…


Melrose Abbey - Melrose

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The abbey grounds and museum are now open and we are delighted to welcome you back.


Edinburgh Butterfly & Insect World - Lasswade

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Visit the world's longest running indoor exotic butterfly house for a wonderful day out. Daily Events. Jungle Gift Shop. Restaurant. Play Area. Free Parking.


Jedburgh Abbey - Jedburgh

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This site is currently closed as a precautionary measure while we undertake site inspections.


Threave Castle - Dumfries

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This site is closed.


Bowhill House & Grounds - Selkirk

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Deep in the heart of the Scottish Borders an enchanting country estate awaits you with an adventure playground, exhibition & world renowned art collection.


Pease Bay - Cockburnspath

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Pease is a stunning sandy beach with a great wall of Old Red Devonian sandstone which is just one of the Berwickshire Coast's great geological…


Mull of Galloway Experience - Stranraer

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Scotland's most Southerly Lighthouse


The Secret Herb Garden - Lothianburn

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We are a specialist Herb Nursery nestled at the foot of the Pentland hills on the outskirts of Edinburgh.


St Abbs Lighthouse - St Abbs

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The great St Abbs Lighthouse surrounded by scenic views and an abundance of wildlife!


Siccar Point - Berwickshire

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One of the World's most important geological locations!


Eyemouth Leisure Centre - Eyemouth

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Located on the waterfront, Eyemouth Leisure Centre could lay claim to one of Scotland's best outlooks. There are two swimming pools and fun activities for…


Eyemouth Harbour - Eyemouth

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Eyemouth Harbour is a charming working harbour with many local seals, a great location for some fish & chips or ice cream with the family!


Drumlanrig Castle & Country Estate - Thornhill

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If you like delving deep into history, soaking up culture, exploring beautiful countryside – or even mountain biking – you’ll love a day at Drumlanrig…


Holmes Glass - Selkirk

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Made by hand vases, bowls, paperweights, animals, sculptures, bespoke designs with ashes set in glass.


Eyemouth Beach - Eyemouth

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The historic town of Eyemouth offers a sandy north-facing beach which is popular with residents and outdoor enthusiasts alike.


Robert Burns House - Dumfries

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Visit the house where Robert Burns, Scotland’s national poet, spent the last years of his life and discover how his family lived in the late…


Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop - Gretna

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Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop Attractions - VisitScotland 5-Star, Award-winning Visitor Attraction in Gretna Green Scotland


Jim Clark Motorsport Museum - Duns

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Zooming into 2019 is a brand new visitor experience to celebrate the life of racing legend Jim Clark.


Broughton House and Garden - Kirkcudbright

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House and Garden - The home of ‘Glasgow Boy’ Hornel sits in a Japanese-inspired garden and hosts an impressive collection of art.