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Traquair House

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Historical-Buildings in Scotland

One of the 7 great houses of Scotland. It is the oldest continuously occupied house in Scotland, and was the pleasure ground of the Kings of Scotland in times of peace, and the hideaway of catholic priests during their persecution.


Situation OS ref: NT 332355

How to get there:
By car: Turn off the A72 at Innerleithen onto the B709 and follow the signs.
By public transport: Bus service available to Innerleithen. (1 miles from the house). (One bus per day, not Saturday or Sunday to Traquair from Peebles)

Seasonal opening details (2016):
Daily 25th March till 31st October.

Opening Times
April to September 11am - 5.00pm
October 11.00am - 4.00pm
November 11.00am - 3.00pm
Weekends only in November

Please note:
Corporate or Group events (if requested) can be accommodated outwith the stated opening dates/ times.

Restaurant (open daily 11am to 4pm.)
Mini Adventure Playground and Maze.

Admission (2016)
House and Grounds:
Adults 8.70, Children 4.40, Conc 7.70, Families, (2 Adults 3 Children) 24.00

Grounds Only
Adults 4.50, Children and Concs 3.50,

Guide Book 4.50

Tel: 01896 830323

Attached attractions:
Craft Workshops
Antique Shop
Gift Shop
Brewery Shop & Museum
Adventure Playground
Woodland Walks and trails down to the River Tweed

Additional info:
VisitScotland 5 star Historic House

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Traquair House, Scotland