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The visit to the house lasted about 45 minutes. We had a lovely time exploring the basement which... read more

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Dr_Waugh
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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A great place full of history and an excellent story. The lady that welcomed us was attentive and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
James M
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Gunsgreen House is a visitor attraction in Eyemouth, Scottish Borders. The Smuggling museum and historical house are open to the public from 1st April-31st October Thurs-Mon 11am-5pm.
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Gunsgreen House Gunsgreen Quay, Eyemouth TD14 5SD, Scotland
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+44 1890 752062
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The visit to the house lasted about 45 minutes. We had a lovely time exploring the basement which is quite tactile. The next floors up were also interesting and the children’s attention was kept with the rat game, the tea-coding, and what would the present...More

Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great place full of history and an excellent story. The lady that welcomed us was attentive and was sure to interact with the children (5 and 7) and make sure we made the most of the activities. It's not a whole day event though-...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most interesting a worthwhile visit. Staff very friendly and helpful. It's a real hiding place with lots to explore.......young or old!!

Thank Valerie E M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super location with loads of subtle hidden historical interest including smugglers trail, very well presented and maintained.

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our wee visit here with two girls 6 and 8. They loved the activity and gift at the end. Was about £14 for an adult and two kids. Only took us about 30 mins to wizz round it. Maybe older kids would be more...More

1  Thank bdglm3
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great for kids, they really enjoyed it here and loved all the secret places. Staff were friendly and helpful. Very interesting history and I love how they have left bits unrepaired and exposed old wall and floor coverings as this is one of my favourite...More

2  Thank 453shannonc
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit if you are interested in architecture and history. Restoration of the house is excellent and details of how the owner really engaging.

Thank Gerri H
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great house with lots of secrets to discover. If you rush through you'll miss the interesting hidden stuff. You can't see it all as the top floors are holiday rents but it's still very good for the kids and adults. Fully recommend...More

1  Thank Chrisjh1148
Jennagunsgreen, Manager at Gunsgreen House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you so much for visiting and taking the time to leave us a review. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Spent thee nights with family celebrating sisters birthday Beautiful location Interesting history about this landmark building Comfortable rooms and gives you a sense of past life Well worth a visit for groups of eight or ten people

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Gunsgreen House has nice pleasant atmosphere, taking you back in time, the time off Smugglers. The staff are well schooled in this lovely house, clean, wheelchair friendly with lift. My daughter had a memorable,lovely wedding

Thank izzgill
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trossachsi
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Response from Anthony N | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bridge about a hundred yards left of the house, hope you enjoy your visit it is well worth it. Anthony n
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