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Mellerstain House & Gardens

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Perhaps one of the country's finest stately homes, Mellerstain House enchants visitors with its architecture, its interiors and its gardens.

Where is Mellerstain House & Gardens located?

Mellerstain House can be accessed from the A6089 and the A6105. It is roughly 15 minutes' drive from Kelso and Melrose, and an hour from both edinburgh and Berwick-upon-Tweed.

What is the history of Mellerstain House & Gardens to the present day?

Designed by Robert Adam, and perhaps one of his best works, Mellerstein is one of Scotland's most magnificent architectural treasures. The interiors are spectacular, in particular the Library ceiling.

What is there to see and do at Mellerstain House & Gardens?

Visitors can tour the interior and explore the grounds, including the Borders Sculpture Park.

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Disabled Access

Parking Available

Guided Tours

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Disabled Access

Guided Tours

Parking Available


Extra info

Open Times: Easter weekend (4 days) to Sept: Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon. House: 12:00-17:00 (last entry 16:15), Gardens & Coffee Shop: 11:00 -17:00.

Price Details: House & Garden: Adult £10, Concession £9, Child (under 5) Free, Child £5.00. Gardens only: Adult £6.00, Child £3.00, Under 5 Free.


01573 410225
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Gordon, Scottish Borders, GordonTD3 6LG, United Kingdom

6 miles north of Kelso on A6089, 40 miles south of Edinburgh via A68. Approx 20 mins from Melrose & Kelso/ 1 hr from Edinburgh & Berwick-upon-Tweed.

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