Architecture & Archeology
Visit the home of writer Sir Walter Scott
Any aspiring poet will know you need a place that inspires you in order to bring out your genius, which is exactly why, almost 200 years ago, Sir Walter Scott bought Abbotsford House in the Scottish Borders. Learn about his life as you explore this stunning mansion and its gardens!
Entrance to Abbotsford House, the Visitor Center and the gardens
Audio tours on your device
Dogs are allowed on the grounds and gardens if kept on a leash.
Show your smartphone ticket at the reception of the Visitor Center.
Getting There Bus: Take line 964 and get off at Abbotsford House.
How to get there
Abbotsford Terrace, TD6 9BQ