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Very interesting.

We visited Gunsgreen house while staying in Eyemouth for a few days, it was a very interesting bit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Invergordon, United Kingdom
Smuggler's Museum

We were staying on the rental floors of this museum, and so we visited the attraction one day - 4... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bolton, United Kingdom
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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.
Gunsgreen House Gunsgreen Quay, Eyemouth TD14 5SD, Scotland
+44 1890 752062
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All reviews two floors well worth a visit great history definitely recommend a visit family visit secret tunnels relaxed atmosphere great place to visit interesting insight dressing up snails rainy day local area eyemouth harbour chute tea hidden
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Gunsgreen house while staying in Eyemouth for a few days, it was a very interesting bit of local history, spoiled only, by two women with their home taught kids, who allowed them to run all over the place shouting and bawling, they all...More

Thank daveyboy007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying on the rental floors of this museum, and so we visited the attraction one day - 4 adults and 3 children. There's a discounted rate for those staying in the holiday let which we took advantage of. The museum is over a...More

Thank stewvic
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a lovely weekend with the family at Gunsgreen. Our 4th visit and as enjoyable as ever. Comfortable and spacious accomodation, great views and a relaxed atmosphere. What's not to like?

Thank Elibet_13
Reviewed 24 September 2018

great for the children and interesting for the adults.very tactile experiences and the doll pirates were fun! good value all round.

Thank 900ann
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The museum display is very good and gives an interesting insight into the history of the area. Also friendly welcome at the entrance. Shame that upper part of house is now rented out and no longer available to the public.

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 19 August 2018 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

1  Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed 15 August 2018 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

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

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 26 July 2018

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

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 5 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
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11 March 2018|
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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