The Scots who built America

Learn about the Scots who built America. On this tour you'll visit the places 2 Founding Fathers either grew up or worked, learn about the founder of the US Navy, explore the museum dedicated to the founder of the company that became US Steel and also the richest man in world and finish off at the monument dedicated to the Scots who fought in the Civil War.

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6 to 8 hours


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  • What's included :
    • Pickup from traveler's location
    What's excluded :
    • Entry fee to the John Paul Jones Museum (£4.50 per person)
    • Entry/Admission - John Paul Jones Birthplace Cottage & Museum
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: John Paul Jones Birthplace Cottage & Museum, Arbigland Estate Arbigland, Kirkbean DG2 8BQ Scotland

    Explore the birthplace of John Paul Jones, founder of the US Navy. His home has been turned into a quaint museum with dedicated to his life and also offers some breathtaking views!

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Paisley Abbey, Abbey Close, Paisley PA1 1JG Scotland

    Walk round the stunning 12th Century Abbey where a plaque has been placed dedicated to Founding Father John Witherspoon

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Paisley Arts Centre, 15 New St, Paisley PA1 1EZ, UK

    Stop off at the Paisley Arts Centre for a light lunch in the cafe. The art centre is a converted church where Founding Father John Witherspoon was a Minister

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: The Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Andrew Carnegie House Moodie Street, Dunfermline KY12 7PL Scotland

    Explore the cottage Andrew Carnegie was raised in, next door is a museum dedicated to his work.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Scottish-American Soldiers Monument, Waterloo Place Auf dem Friedhof, Edinburgh Scotland

    View the only monument dedicated to the Civil War that is outside of America.

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up from the location of your choice
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Aya Executive Travel

Activity ID: V-243353P4

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