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  1. Gradings

    Eyemouth

    Uncover the area’s fascinating smuggling industry at the Eyemouth Maritime Centre in the Scottish Borders.

  2. Gradings

    The Scottish Borders

    Tullie House ... much more than a museum!

  3. Dryburgh Abbey

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    • 5 Historic Attraction
    5 Historic Attraction

    St Boswells

    Perhaps the most beautiful of all the Border Abbeys, the ruins of Dryburgh Abbey are remarkably complete and surrounded by beautiful grounds.

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    • 4 Visitor Attraction
    4 Visitor Attraction

    Jedburgh

    Jedburgh Castle Jail & Museum was built in 1823 and is an impressive building with stunning views across the town.

  5. Gradings

    • 3 Visitor Attraction
    3 Visitor Attraction

    Melrose

    Located in the heart of Melrose and within three minutes walk of the abbey, this small visitor-friendly centre is an accredited museum full of surprises.

  6. Abbotsford

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    Historic Buildings & Homes

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    • 5 Historic House
    5 Historic House

    Melrose

    Abbotsford is the ancestral home of Sir Walter Scott, the 19th century novelist and poet of "Waverley", "Ivanhoe", and "Lady of the Lake".

  7. Hermitage Castle

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    Castles

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    • 4 Castle
    4 Castle

    Newcastleton

    A vast and eerie ruin of the 14th and 15th centuries, Hermitage is associated with the de Soulis, the Douglases and Mary Queen of Scots.

  8. Jedburgh Abbey

    Type

    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

    Gradings

    • 5 Historic Attraction
    5 Historic Attraction

    Jedburgh

    One of the four border abbeys, Jedburgh Abbey was founded by David I in around 1138 for Augustinian canons.

  9. The Jim Clark Room

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    Museums

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    4 Museum

    Duns

    The Jim Clark Room is a museum in Duns which is dedicated to the motor racing double world champion Jim Clark.

  10. Thirlestane Castle

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    Castles

    Gradings

    • 4 Historic House
    4 Historic House

    Lauder

    Did you know that Thirlestane Castle is one of the seven ‘Great Houses of Scotland’ and it's fascinating story begins in the 13th century.

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