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Famous Blacksmiths Shop

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Headless Cross, Gretna Green, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice to have k walk around the shop but vastly over priced for the tourists nice to see the newly weds when they come out the chapel

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely helpful staff and a great setting with a piper playing outside. Also good amenties all around.

Thank Gaz W
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely decorated building shops offer a range of clothing to souvenirs to wedding gifts or biscuit's and lots of whiskey you will find that gift you are looking for a must visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying near Penrith in Cumbria so made a quick trip across the border and so glad we did. The museum is very interesting and there is lots to see including some carriages. Very reasonable price. Lots of lovely shops too for some Scottish...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving from Yorkshire (England) to Ayrshire (Scotland) I planned to stop in Gretna Green for a driving break. The museum was lovely to walk around, and cheap enough not to fuss. With it raining outside, it was a nice place to be able to stretch...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wish I was getting married in Gretna Green . So much history of love & romance . The shops are wonderful full of Scottish treat to buy . I bought a lovely Kilt & lots of shortbread & other nice treats . Lots of places...More

1  Thank Folliefollie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stopped off here several times and find it very useful. Apart from the weddings [2 went ahead while we were there] there are several shops offering a wide range of items and a very good restaurant. It has very clean toilets.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most perfect and romantic wedding venue ever! Helpful staff to make your day special. Lovely handfasting ceremony added to wedding ceremony. Can't wait to return for our 1st anniversary

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got married in feb 2017 and was so happy with our whole experience. We came back to watch a wedding and to revisit the beautiful place of Gretna. Again the staff work hard to deliver a very personal experience for all Well done fabulous...More

1  Thank geegg132018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very special place. Loved our wedding. It was just the 2 if us and it was so special. If you get married here you get a present and discounted return visits. Felt famous as a bus of tourists stopped and were taking pictures of us...More

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Lesley J
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Response from Mark W | Reviewed this property |
Yes you have to book. You can go onto there website for the info. How to book a Gretna Green Anvil Handfasting? If you would like to book a handfasting at Gretna Green, you can do so by giving us a call on 01461... More
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Shirindordi
25 May 2018|
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Response from Katy M | Reviewed this property |
Hi I recall paying into the museum. Think it was only a couple if pound each. Free parking
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nicandchar
12 April 2017|
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Response from O4017WAdavidc | Reviewed this property |
Yes I did this and saved £,s
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