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We are delighted to have Scots Singer of the year Iona Fyfe headline our young trad concert this year on Saturday the 11th of December. Iona is accompanied by Michael Biggins, Young Traditional Musician of the Year. They are joined by the cream of out local musical talent, including Ellisland Youth ambassador, Rose Byers, with Gregor Grierson, Rowan Hastie and more. This is our first concert since the pandemic stuck.

More details and tickets are available here

 

Burns Poetry

Poems
Painting of Ellisland Farm
 

About

Burns experienced his most creative and fruitful years here at Ellisland. He found great poetic inspiration in the beauty of the surrounding countryside, the various people he met and the events he witnessed whilst living here.

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Burns Attractions

Ellisland Museum & Farm is conveniently situated on the road between Robert Burns' birthplace in Alloway and his final resting place at St Michael's Cemetery in Dumfries.

Burns Attractions

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There is so much to see at Ellisland Museum & Farm, so please allow at least an hour for a short visit and two to three hours for a full visit. We're a short, 5 mile drive from the centre of nearby Dumfries, just off the A76.

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