Object Focus

The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum holds the world’s most important collection of artefacts relating to Scotland’s best known bard.

To read Object Focus posts looking at parts of the collection in depth, follow the links below:

In eternal rest… or not


The Deil’s Awa with the Exciseman

Robert’s Guittar

Burns in Edinburgh, 1787

Bibles: ‘Perhaps this Christian Volume is the Theme’

Thrack Hooks

Clarinda’s Coffee Cup


The Mauchline Holy Fair

The Curlers quat their roaring play…

Burns’s Brolly

Leather Taws

Presents of the Peculiar Kind

What does your cup say about you?!

Upcycling Burns

Unique Collections

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