Burns Hame Toun! (Ayr)

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Scotland’s poet Robert Burns has returned to his ‘hame toun’ of Ayr to revisit some favourite landmarks from his lifetime and he needs your help to find them!Make your way around Ayr town centre with Burns, taking in sights, solving clues and perhaps meeting some familiar characters who will help you and the poet in your quest.In Burns own words ‘Auld Ayr wham ne’er a toun surpasses, For honest men and bonnie lassies’Join Burns today and take a stroll around Burns Hame Toun!
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Places you will visit


It will take you

35-65 mins

You will walk

2370 steps

Total distance

1.8 km


  • Travel back in time to 18th century Ayr to rediscover Burns landmarks!

  • Discover some of the tributes to Burns in his hame toun of Ayr!

  • Ten challenges to solve - suitable for families, groups and friends!

  • Get your steps up while you learn and have fun!

Game route

Starting point Meet Robert Burns!
Burns Statue Square, Ayr KA7, UK
Finish point Auld Vandal!
River St, Ayr KA7 1QA, UK
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Cian O'Neil

Robert burns is a fanny


03 Jun 2023
Fantastic tour , both informative and entertaining. Suitable for adults looking for little known facts about Burns and children eager to learn about the Bard . Loved it !


02 Jun 2023
At last! A fun way to learn more about Burns in his hame toun!

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  • Discover new places

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  • Solve puzzles, crack riddles

    You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

  • Learn fun history

    Each place comes with its own bit of history that you'll discover as you walk.

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