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Bowhill House & Country Park

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Historical-Buildings in Scotland

Description: This is the Scottish Borders home of the Duke of Buccleuch & Queensberry. K.T. The house itself contains an outstanding art collection, with a wide range of work from the masters, tapestries and superb French furniture, Sevres and Meissen china, and silver.

Ownership:
Private

Situation – OS ref: NT 425278

How to get there:
By car: Situated on the A708 Selkirk to Moffat road, some 3 miles from Selkirk.
By public transport: Regular, if infrequent, bus service from Selkirk to St Mary’s Loch and Moffat passes the end of the driveway.

Facilities:
Adventure playground, children’s activities during summer.
Car and Coach parking.

Contact:
Tel: 01750 22204

2017 Opening Times

Estate

1st April – 31st August (closed on Tuesday except local Easter holidays, July and August)
1st – 30th September on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays.

Opening Hours
10am -4pm weekdays
10am-5pm weekends and daily in July & August

House
April: 14th – 17th, 29th – 30th
May: 1st May, 27th – 29th
July: 1st – 31st
August: 5th-7th, 12th-13th, 19th-20th, 26th-28th
September: 2nd-3rd, 9th-10th, 16th-17th, 23rd-24th

Beautiful Bowhill Tour
Every 30 minutes from 11.30am until last tour at 3pm
Lasts approximately one hour 15 minutes

Discover all that is best about Bowhill. This tour provides an informative look at the collections and the Buccleuch Family.

Bedrooms & Boudoir Tour
From July onward, the 1pm & 3pm tour will be the Bedrooms & Boudoir Tour.
Lasts approximately 45 mins.
This tour costs an additional £3 per person and is recommended as an add on to the Beautiful Bowhill tour.

Admission:
Country Estate only prices
Includes Adventure Playground, tearoom, shop, gardens, walks and Victorian Kitchen. Pay once and sign up for a 2017 Bowhill Season Pass. This Pay Once offer allows you to visit as many times as you wish during the season.
Adults £4.50
Concession £3.50
Children 3-16 years £3.50
Under 3 years FREE
Family (2 + 2) £14.00
The Soft Play is perfect for 0-6 year olds and is £2 per session.
Armed Forces and Carer tickets: We offer a 50% discount off entry tickets for members of the Armed Forces, with ID during our normal opening hours (applies to individual and family tickets). Please note this is for the ticket only and does not apply in the Tearoom, Gift Shop, for special events or theatre shows. Carers get complimentary admission to Bowhill with a paying adult or child.

Country Estate plus entry to the *Summer Exhibition pricesIncludes Adventure Playground, tearoom, shop, gardens, walks, Victorian Kitchen and the Summer Exhibition.
Adults £6.00
Concession £5.00
Children 3-16 years £4.00
Under 3 years FREE

House Tour plus entry to the Estate and Gardens prices
Pay once and sign up for a 2017 Bowhill Season Pass.
This Pay Once offer allows you to visit the House, gardens, Adventure Playground and walks as many times as you wish during the season. Both the House tours described above are the same price.
Adults £10.00
Concession £9.00
Children 3-16 years £5.00
Under 3 years FREE
Family £28.00

Armed Forces and Carer tickets: We offer a 50% discount off entry tickets for members of the Armed Forces, with ID during our normal opening hours (applies to individual and family tickets). Please note this is for the ticket only and does not apply in the Tearoom, Gift Shop, for special events or theatre shows. Carers get complimentary admission to Bowhill with a paying adult or child.

Attached attractions:
Bowhill Theatre
Educational Centre

Additional Information
VisitScotland 4 star Historic House.
Winner of Awards for Excellence in heritage education.

Web link:
Bowhill

Places to stay nearby:
Selkirk

Local towns and villages:
- Selkirk

Bowhill House & Country Park, Scotland