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Address: Gretna, LA DG16 5EA

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We got married here 20 years ago, and returned for old times sake. Our impression now is of a much more commercialised place, clean and a little clinical if I am honest.. Still... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 17, 2016
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Lovely visit here quant little place my partner and myself just loved it looking at all little nooks and crannies there was a wedding there the day we went which added to the day a must visit

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Thank ddj1234
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Me and my family visited the blacksmiths shop september 24th for a vow renewal , the experience we had made our day special. Thank you to Andrew the blacksmith guide And Also Thank you to Alan the piper . would definitely recommend this place overall experience was excellent

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Thank Ryan L
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92 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Very busy place you can visit the small museum and see the place where ceremonies take place very fascinating. Well worth a visit.

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is a wonderful venue for those interested in a wedding-over-the-anvil or those who wish to see a novel piece of Scottish lore. My wife and I really enjoyed being there. There is so much to see and the atmosphere is lovely - with a great piper, who is very, very good. The downside is that everything is so expensive,... More 

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GOOLE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

This site in general is very accessible to everyone, whether on foot or in a wheelchair,& I have visited in both, last year and this. Everywhere is very clean and the gardens are lovely the staff are very helpful. My friend and I had lunch in the Restaurant last week when we were there and it was superb.

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Thank Carol L
Norwich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

We got married here 20 years ago, and returned for old times sake. Our impression now is of a much more commercialised place, clean and a little clinical if I am honest.. Still nice to visit, but lacks the personal touch of 20 years ago

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Thank shortbase
Bristol, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
56 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

This was a trip down memory lane for my wife and I. We got married here over 15yrs ago. We hadn't been back since getting married. This time we visited with our son. The place was very different. It has now (understandably) become much for commercial. Maybe it is me getting old but it seems to have lost some of... More 

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Thank Traveller282012
Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2015

Very amusing times had at Gretna Green. Our group photo for Contiki was taken place here. As a site to visit - it's quaint but pleasant with affordable bites to eat. Do go through the maze if you want a laugh or two. Just lovely.

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Knottingley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015

Enjoyed our visit here.Plenty of individual shops,selling lovely gifts and souvenirs.There is plenty of nice places to eat and drink.Well worth a visit .

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Thank Lindenlass2426
Croydon, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015

Travelled up for the day from Carlisle its only 9miles away,stopped at the outlet shops first a very worthwhile visit.then to the shop to pick up a few things and lunch.

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