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SAT 30 AUG

Marvellous Mini Beasts

House of the Binns, Linlithgow

Run by: The National Trust for Scotland

Join us at House of Binns and discover more about the outdoors.

What weird and wonderful mini-beasts does the grassland hold? You will be amazed.

clock14:00–15:30

Suitable for any age

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Cost

Adult : £ 4.00
Child : £ 2.00

Difficulty level

  1. Easy
  2. Leisurely
  3. Moderate
  4. Hard

Location

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House of the Binns

House of the Binns, Linlithgow, EH49 7NA

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About this location

Set in 105 hectares (260 acres) of beautifully landscaped parkland overlooking the River Forth, this 17th-century Show more… laird's house near Linlithgow has been the home of the Dalyell family for 400 years. The present house was built in 1612 by Thomas Dalyell, an Edinburgh merchant who had made his fortune at the court of King James VI and I in London.

In 1944, the Dalyell family gifted the house, its contents and the parkland, along with an endowment, to the National Trust for Scotland under its Country House Scheme, keeping the right of the family to live in the house.
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Set in 105 hectares (260 acres) of beautifully landscaped parkland overlooking the River Forth, this 17th-century laird's house near Linlithgow has been the home of the Dalyell family for 400 years. The present house was built in 1612 by Thomas Dalyell, an Edinburgh merchant who had made his fortune at the court of King James VI and I in London.

In 1944, the Dalyell family gifted the house, its contents and the parkland, along with an endowment, to the National Trust for Scotland under its Country House Scheme, keeping the right of the family to live in the house.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by The National Trust for Scotland.

Please register in advance.

Pre-booking essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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