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Smailholm Tower, Kelso

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  • This is a little hike up to the tower and can be very window. The swallows were trying to get into the castle. The tower and history were very inthreshing, lovely ruin.  more »
  • Fantastic views, loads of information, well worth the drive down the narrow, country roads. Appreciated the information that we got from the volunteer.  more »
  • A very quaint and interesting visit. The gentleman on duty in the tower was so friendly and informative . The displays in the tower were outstanding. The view from the top was inspiring, you can see h...  more »
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  • By the time we made it to Smailholm Tower, it was already closed, but we did get to walk around the 16th century exterior and see the nearby scenery. It's an interesting tower, and worth visiting if you happen to be in the area (e.g., as part of a visit to the nearby Border Abbeys, such as Melrose or Kelso).
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  • Without more, if you are in the area is nice but not worth making a trip only to see it
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