Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum offers a truly unique encounter with Scotland’s favourite son. The museum comprises the famous Burns Cottage where the poet was born, the historic landmarks where he set his greatest work, the elegant monument and gardens created in his honour and a modern museum housing the world’s most important collection of his life and works.
Personalised tours can be booked for an extra £1 per person on top of the admission fee.
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Events at this venue
Land o' Burns Fiddle Weekend Tutors' Concert
Join the 4 tutors of the inaugural Land o' Burns Fiddle Weekend for a very intimate concert displaying their mastery of the fiddle in the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum. Sought the world over, the musicians showcasing their skills will be: * Alistair McCulloch * Kevin Henderson * Gordon Gunn * Rua Macmillan The…
Sat 28 Sep
£9.12–£17.64 (£13.38) / 01292 443700
Reviews & features
Ayrshire food trail: Robert Burns food and drink trail20 Jul 2018
Food and drink locations around Ayrshire with connection to the life, work and inspiration of Ayrshire-born Scottish poet Robert Burns
Scotland's best-known poet, Robert Burns, was born on 25 January 1759 in a cottage in the village of Alloway, just to the south of the town of Ayr. He subsequently lived and worked in various locations around Ayrshire before his first collection of…
Haggis's poster boy18 Mar 2015
Robert Burns still lends a hand with food tourism, with attractions including express Burns Suppers
Few foods unite people in celebration, on the same night of the year, across the world, quite like the haggis. Loved and lauded, the haggis has transformed the annual celebration of the life of Robert Burns into a traditional, often dramatic Scottish…