Abbotsford The Home Of Sir Walter Scott
Discover what's on offer at Abbotsford and plan your visit. Our Visitor Centre, restaurant, play trail and estate paths are open all year round and are free to access.
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Open to the public you can drop in and visit the writer’s house and see how Walter Scott designed and decorated the stately home. You’ll find it about 25 miles away toward Melrose, and the beautiful gardens are a must see in summer.
The home of Sir Walter Scott "the man who put the Scott in Scotland". House, garden, visitor centre and a lovely restaurant set on the edge of the River Tweed.
One of the smaller stately homes in the area, jam packed and an entertaining story told in many languages via a headset. Beautiful grounds and gardens, children's play park, picnic tables, accessible walks through the woods and along the River Tweed. Great visitor centre with restaurant and gift…