About Burns

Explore Burns, the Ayrshire ploughman who become one of the world’s best known poets


Robert Burns poetry is at the core of his lasting fame and some samples of his earliest, finest and best-known poems can be found here.

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The Life of Burns

Robert Burns was born on January 25, 1759 in the “auld cley biggin” that is known as Burns Cottage

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Explore the mind of Robert Burns


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