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Lord Hume Memorial, The Hirsel, Scottish Borders
Lord Hume Memorial, The Hirsel

The Hirsel Country Park

Things to do in Coldstream Scottish Borders
Visitor-Attractions in Scotland

Description:
The grounds of The Hirsel, home to the Home family, are of interest to all country lovers throughout the year. From the spring bulbs to the rhododendrons in June and on to the autumn colours, the walks are a delight for all. Migrating birds flock to the estate and to the lake in particular.
Please note that the House is NOT open to the public.

Ownership:
Private

Situation OS ref: NT 833405

How to get there:
By car: Situated in the A697 on the northern edge of Coldstream.
By public transport: Regular bus service from Kelso to Berwick-upon-Tweed, via Coldstream.

Seasonal opening details (2013):
Open all year

Opening Hours:
Grounds: - During daylight hours.
Gallery & Tearoom: 10.30am to 4.30pm seven days.
Workshops: Varies.

Facilities:
Information centre with toilets.

Admission:
Entry to Grounds - 2.50 per car Pay and Display
Buses by appointment only (01890 883645)

Contact:
Tel: 01890 883645 (tearoom)

Attached attractions:
Craft workshops
Museum
Shop with local arts and crafts
Cottage tearoom
Unsupervised Play area for children

Additional info:
Estate walks in the grounds (colour coded).
Suitable footwear recommended.
3-star Visitor Attraction

Web link:
The Hirsel

Places to stay nearby:
Coldstream

Local towns and villages:
Coldstream
-Kelso

The Lake, Scottish Borders
The Lake
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The Cottage Tea Rooms

The Hirsel Country Park, Scotland