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Bowhill Guided Tour

Discover the fascinating Scottish Borders home of the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch. Delve into the history of the Scott’s of Buccleuch and admire the world-renowned Buccleuch Art Collection, with works by Canaletto, Gainsborough, Reynolds and many more.  Explore rooms with magnificent interiors led by one of our friendly, knowledgeable and local House Guides.

This tour will give you an insight into the history of the house, art and family who still live there. Lasting approximately 1 hour, questions are very welcome as our guides love to highlight areas of specific interest to you.

Bowhill Boudoir, new tour

Books, Bedrooms & Boudoir Tour

Discover the side of Bowhill rarely on show to the public on the Books, Bedrooms and Boudoir Tour, new for 2022!  Enjoy the recently restored Chinese wallpaper and faithfully re-produced curtains in the Boudoir which bring the room back to life with surprisingly vivid 1830’s colour, admire the Mortlake Tapestries from the Gallery Hall balcony and enjoy views of the grounds from the upstairs bedrooms.

Available: Tuesdays and Wednesdays in August at 3pm
Tour Duration: 1 Hour 15 minutes
Maximum: 10 participants
Please note: the tour involves many sets of stairs and sadly a lift is unavailable

Our History, Shared.

Explore the family home of the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch on one of our guided house tours.

Discover the fascinating family history of the Scotts of Buccleuch and admire the world renowned Buccleuch Art Collection.

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