SCOTTISH BORDERS,
EAST LOTHIAN and MIDLOTHIAN

 
 
Scottish Mining Museum                                Newtongrange                     www.scottishminingmuseum.com
Set in Lady Victoria Colliery, in Newtongrange just off the A7, this five star visitor attraction houses the story
of coal for Scotland.  This vital way of life can be discovered through exhibitions, interactives, film theatres,
a recreated underground roadway and coalface and the Magic Helmet Tour.
With a gift shop, coffee shop and private function facilities. Open daily: Mar - Oct: 10.00-5.00, Nov - Feb: 10.00-4.00.
Directions: 10 miles south of Edinburgh on the A7, signposted from Edinburgh and City Bypass.
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Paxton House and Country Park                  Berwick upon Tweed                 www.paxtonhouse.com

Magnificent 18th century Adam mansion overlooking the majestic River Tweed with Scotlandís pre-eminent collection of Chippendale furniture, 12 period rooms, Robert Adam interiors, Picture Gallery (National Galleries of Scotland), Nursery and working Georgian Kitchen. Paxton House sits within 80 acres of woodland, riverside and gardens. Enjoy walks, trails, wildlife viewing hides, adventure playgrounds, putting green, croquet lawn together with shop, tearoom, events,  exhibitions and much more besides.
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We are signposted 3 miles from the A1 Berwick-upon-Tweed Bypass on the B6461
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