Bemersyde House & Grounds

Gardens by Field Marshal Earl Haig around an early medieval defensive tower with later additions.

Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 9DP

The Grounds of Bemersyde House

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Free for members
  • Pet friendly
  • Accessible parking
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With a 16th-century peel tower at its core Bemersyde House is an imposing house set within fine gardens and grounds close to the burgh of Melrose in the Borders.

The gardens were laid out by Field Marshal Earl Haig.

Opening Times

Grounds only: All year round, every day, dawn to dusk.

Email to make an appointment before visiting.


Historic Houses members visit for free.

The gardens only are open by appointment please contact Jack Frater by email or call 01968678465 to arrange your visit.

Please note: The information on the Historic Houses website is advisory, but please always check the website of the house or garden you intend to visit before travelling.

See their website to double check their opening times

Group Visits

We offer visits to Members of NADFAS and NACF.

The house has no indoor staff so we are unable to offer any form of refreshments.

Please contact Jack Frater by email or call 01968678465.

  • Accessible parking
Visit the house's website
for the latest information.
Bemersyde House Garden

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