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What’s On

Online events

We are delighted that the postponed event, Burns, Women and Love, with Dr Pauline Mackay is taking place on 1 June. The event is at 7.00pm via Zoom and is free to members. If you have not already reserved a place you can do so here

Events at the Farm

We are OPEN! Come visit the museum to experience the joy of Ellisland!

We do guided tours around the farm or you can walk around at your own pace. There’s an informative 15 minute video you can watch at the start and a collection of various Burns items.

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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.

About

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

Visit

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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Burns Poetry

Poems
Painting of Ellisland Farm
"Ellisland is a popular visitor attraction providing wonderful insight into the life of Robert Burns."
Mrs L Warwick - Langholm Primary School