Went last week with our 2 and 7 years old kids, my eldest especially enjoyed it as they did burns as a topic at school earlier in the year. Man at the booth at the cottage was really informative, the little oversized golf buggy type...More
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Took the grandchildren to the Burns Museum, what a surprise this was, it has free parking, entrance was very reasonable, the museum exhibition was really good and had plenty of interaction sections for all to enjoy, the descriptions on each section really helped you understand...More
This is a purpose built modern museum close by to Burns birthplace which you buy a combined ticket for . You can easily walk between the two places (10 minutes? ) through a very pretty garden with sculptures or you can ride on a little...More
The fairly recent museum is the ideal place for a comprehensive history of Robert Burns and his works, within a few minutes walk of his birthplace, Alloway Kirk and the bridge of Tam O'Shanter fame. There is plentiful parking adjacent to the museum. The museum...More
We visited Alloway last Saturday. Both of us (hubby especially) are lovers of Rabbie Burns poetry, so this was a special treat. The museum was creatively laid out, with different colours representing different themes. There where audios you could listen to, which had people reciting...More
Thank you, delighted that you enjoyed your visit!
Visit to Museum and Burns Cottage with mum in a wheelchair. Museum parking was great all areas were all on the flat and easily accessible, entrance, toilets, cafe, shop, museum, gardens - all on the flat. The beautiful museum building and surrounding area is pleasing...More
Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review we are so glad you enjoyed your visit and found everything easily accessible. We hope to see you again in the future!
We went along with friends on a beautiful summers day. First we went to the cottage where Robbie was born and lived until age 7. Then walked along poets path taking in the haggis and mouse statues along with the weather vane sculptures depicting highlights...More
Thank you for an informed review, sorry to hear about suspected pickpocket, am not aware of a report of this and it's something we would like to follow up, please could you email me Slcolquhoun@nts.org.uk with more details. Many thanks
We took the train to ayr and a short bus journey out to alloway ( I could have easily walked it from the train station ) and We spent hours walking around firstly the cottage .then the museum and gardens plus the memorial and the...More
So glad that you enjoyed your visit, hope to see you back again soon
This is a must visit . Professional in every aspect. You don't have to be a Burns fanatic to enjoy this Museum it is so authentic in every way. Do include the restaurant and gardens close by. All designed and run by the National Trust...More
Thank you so glad you enjoyed your visit!
Great place to visit. Plenty to do and see for Kids and Adults. Museum is really interesting and cafe/restaurant has lots to choose from and lots of space for wheelchairs n prams etc. Outdoors is interesting too.