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TRAQUAIR MEDIEVAL FAYRE

Traquair House General 15th May 2017

The Traquair Medieval Fayre is Scotland’s only authentic Medieval Fayre of its kind and is an unbeatable mix of medieval entertainment from jousting to jesters in the grounds of Scotland’s Oldest Inhabited House. This year the event grows more international with record numbers of re-enactors, entertainers and traders coming from across Europe to entertain and…

What an eggcellent Easter at Traquair

Traquair House General 21st April 2017

The region’s biggest Easter egg hunt proved to be a cracking day out for children of all ages at the weekend. The Easter Egg Extravaganza event at Traquair House saw no child leave empty handed as more than 5,500 mini eggs were retrieved from their hiding places within the ground’s maze and walled garden… Read…

Beyond Borders International Festival

Traquair House General 10th January 2017

Saturday 26th August & Sunday 27th August 2017 This year we are planning to develop and expand the Beyond order klonopin online Borders International Festival that we have been running successfully for 6 years to include a Music and Arts element focussing on the Indian sub continent to highlight the 70th anniversary of partition. We…

Spirits & Spooks At Traquair This Halloween!

Traquair House General 20th October 2016

A Jacobite Ghost Tour Friday 28th October & Saturday 29th October 7pm & 9pm. Halloween Fun Day Sunday 30th October 11am – 4pm. Get into the spirit of Halloween this year with a visit to Traquair for a spooky Jacobite Ghost Tours at night, or come for a day of Halloween Fun and Games for…

A Dogs’ Day Out At Traquair

Traquair House General 4th July 2016

Sunday July 17th 2016 Traquair House Innerleithen Peeblesshire 11am – 5pm It’s going to be dog heaven at Traquair this year for dogs and their owners. Traquair is launching a new event for dogs, their owners and all who love them! Come and enter the Companion Dog Show open to all dogs in old Walled…

Over 5,000 Eggs To Be Found In The Traquair Maze!

Traquair House General 18th March 2016

EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA Traquair House, Innerleithen, Peeblesshire Easter Sunday March 27th 201 Grounds Open 11.00am Activities from midday OVER 5,000 EGGS TO BE FOUND IN THE TRAQUAIR MAZE! The Easter Egg Extravaganza at Traquair is the biggest event of its kind in the Borders. With over 5,500 mini eggs hidden in the Maze and some larger…

Ian Cameron, Head Brewer At Traquair, Retires After 45 Years

Traquair House General 17th February 2016

Ian Cameron is retiring from Traquair this week having worked on the Traquair estate since 1970 and as head brewer since the late 1980’s. His involvement at Traquair started over 45 years ago when he moved from Newcastle to live in the area originally as an electrical engineer but soon started helping out the 20th…

When Mary Came To Stay…

Traquair House General 28th January 2016

1566 – 2016 450th Anniversary of the visit of Mary Queen of Scots to Traquair House When Mary Came to Stay… 450 years ago in 1566 Mary Queen of Scots stayed at Traquair while on a hunting expedition in the Scottish Borders. Invited by John Stuart, 4th Laird of Traquair who was the Captain of…

A Feast Of Festive Fun At Traquair!

Traquair House General 18th November 2015

A Feast of Festive Fun at Traquair! TRAQUAIR HOUSE – FREE CHRISTMAS OPENING Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th November 10.30am – 4.00pm Traquair’s annual free open weekend will get everyone in a festive mood with the house decorated in Victorian Christmas style, stunning flowers by the Peebles Floral Art Society and a host of Christmas…

Traquair House Welcomes The Coming Of The Borders Railway

Traquair House General 1st September 2015

Traquair House is welcoming the coming of the Borders Railway with some special offers in September and October this year. Visitors who have used the Borders Railway to visit Traquair will be offered a 50% discount on normal admission prices. Just show your rail ticket on the same day of your visit to redeem this…