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Address: 1/2 mile northwest of Airth | Village of Dunmore, Falkirk, Scotland
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Interesting building

Not so big a place to visit, but if you are in the area worth dropping in to see. Recommend more for adults.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2015
rclason
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Grangemouth
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Yokohama, Japan
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79 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again in you are in or near this area it's worth a visit. The story behind this property is very interesting and the gardens are beautiful.

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Michelstadt
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Have been visiting The Pineapple for years and it really seems it's a bit reglected nowadays. But - where's really the money to keep up with all the buildings the Trust or HS has to look after. It's not a used building apart from renting it as a holiday flat so there might be even more problems. I think it's... More 

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Larbert, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

I can cycle to the Pineapple in about 30 minutes. In the spring and summer the surrounding gardens are worth a wander around, it is also worth looking in at the Dunmore model village.

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Grangemouth
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Not so big a place to visit, but if you are in the area worth dropping in to see. Recommend more for adults.

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Oundle, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

We cam across this by accident. Its down a small single track lane but there is a carpark at the end. The Pineapple is larger than I was expecting and was set at the top of a terraced lawn. The detailing is incredible. The rest of the garden is OK and there is a woodland walk where dogs can be... More 

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68 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

The Pineapple is a truly unusual and spectacular place to spend a few days. Let’s face it, not many of can say that we’ve had dinner inside an enormous stone pineapple! The Landmark Trust own the building and it’s available for short-stay holiday lets. We were told it was built by a Lord Dunmore, a former Governor of Virginia, a... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

I loved this I have always wanted to visit but never made it until now. The grounds seemed a little neglected which is a shame as with some picnic tables etc this would be a lovely place to take kids and go for picnics and general afternoon out however it was still nice. There is a walled garden which made... More 

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exuma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

A surprise nestling in the woods and quite unexpected. Is it a Folly or a statement of the developing horticultural knowledge of the 18th century.Although not possible to see inside ( shame ) the walled garden on a warm autumn morning was a pleasure .

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Tintagel, , United Kingdom
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86 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

The owner of our holiday let brought us here to have a look around & to also show us the derelict crypt nearby as I have an interest in the paranormal. This is a visually stunning building which I am led to believe you can rent to stay in. The derelict crypt nearby which was sadly ransacked some years ago... More 

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N Ireland
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336 reviews
131 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Worth a detour if you are nearby. The building is worth a photograph. The garden is getting neglected and only some of the grass mowed. The flowers around the walls are nice but not maintained.

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