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Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

Galloway Tourist Route

The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum in Alloway is a fitting tribute to Scotland’s National Bard, and not only houses Burns' original works and personal belongings, but is also the gateway to the cottage where he was born, a monument in his honour and two locations made famous in the poem Tam O’Shanter – Brig o'Doon and Alloway's Auld Kirk.

Look out for environmental artwork as you wander between the attractions on the Poets Walk – you can’t miss Kenny Hunter’s giant cast iron mouse! Continue on to Ayr to visit Belleisle Gardens, Seafield Golf Course and Maclaurin Art Gallery.

You are 92 miles through this 92 mile route
The mileage is estimated for guidance only. Please check exact directions and traffic conditions before you begin your journey

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