St Michael's Kirk
Burns' mausoleum is in the graveyard at St Michael's Kirk. At the top of High St is a statue of the bard; take a close look at the...
Robert Burns Centre
A worthwhile Burns exhibition in an old mill on the banks of the River Nith. It tells the story of the poet and Dumfries in the 1790s....
A traditional, rickety old nook-and-cranny pub down a narrow wynd off the main pedestrian drag, this was reputedly Burns' favourite...
This buzzy cafe in the centre of town doubles as a bookshop. It does tasty fairtrade coffee, has big windows for observing Dumfries life...
Burns St · interesting places nearby
Burns House information
This is a place of pilgrimage for Burns enthusiasts. It's here that the poet spent the last years of his life, and there are various possessions of his in glass cases, as well as manuscripts and, entertainingly, letters: make sure you have a read.