Due to the current coronavirus restrictions this visitor attraction is open by appointment only. This can be arranged by phoning 01387 253374 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. This number and email address are staffed Tues - Sat, 10am - 1pm and 1.30 - 4pm. Visits can be arranged for these days/times but please book at least one day ahead so that we can make staff available for your visit. Thank you. It was in this house in Dumfries that Robert Burns wrote some of his best known poems.
Scotland’s national bard spent his last years in this simple sandstone house that is a key pilgrimage site for Burns' enthusiast from around the world. Over the years it has attracted many famous visitors including the poets Wordsworth, Coleridge and Keats. View original manuscripts and some of Burns’ personal belongings. See his desk and chair in the study where he created some of his finest works.
Access to Burns House is via steps