BOWHILL HOUSE & COUNTRY ESTATE
The Scottish Borders home of the Duke of Buccleuch displays an outstanding art collection. Bowhill’s magnificent woodlands offer a variety of peaceful walks for all ages and abilities. The Adventure Playground is a firm favourite with children of all ages, and over the summer there are events and activities for all. The Courtyard attractions range from our Victorian Kitchen, Visitor Centre and Courtyard games, to our gift shop and Minstrel Tearoom. Bowhill also hosts an intimate 72-seater theatre transformed from the old Victorian Game Larder, with a varied programme of music and drama all year round.
DRUMLANRIG CASTLE & COUNTRY ESTATE
With something for everyone, Queensberry Estate combines breathtaking scenery, miles of unspoilt countryside and one of the country's greatest art collections housed in the spectacular Drumlanrig Castle. Home to the Buccleuch family for generations, the castle holds a beautiful Rembrandt as centrepiece to a huge and important collection of paintings, tapestries and furniture.
Outdoors the estate offers 40 acres of enchanting gardens dating back to the 1700s, surrounded by beautiful woodlands ideal for gentle walks. The grounds also offer graded mountain bike routes to suit every ability, and world-class sporting opportunities backed by one of the most prestigious gun dog kennels in the world.