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  • Abbotsford Tulip Festival

    24th Apr 2017 - 31st May 2017

    The gardening team at Abbotsford has teamed up with the horticultural students at Borders College and planted some 8,000 tulips, to provide a truly spectacular display for our visitors this May. Take a stroll in Abbotsford's walled gardens and discover the colourful tapestry of tulips. With over 20...

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  • Free Teacher Event - Twilight Evening

    25th Apr 2017

    Join us for a special evening and a friendly and relaxed introduction to Abbotsford and Sir Walter Scott. Discover our approach to using built heritage as an environment for learning for all ages and abilities. Led by our learning team, discover our schools programme through an exclusive evening...

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  • Mendelssohn in Scotland - The Romantic Spirit with Cantica Alba

    5th May 2017

    Join us for a talk and musical performance exploring Felix Mendelssohn’s travels in Europe, his British connections and his place at the heart of the European Romantic movement in Sir Walter Scott's iconic library. Presented by Brigitte Harris (President of the Scottish Federation of Organist...

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  • Abbotsford Chapel Service

    9th May 2017

    Join Father Kevin Murray for the monthly service at Abbotsford's Catholic chapel. The service begins at 5pm and lasts roughly one hour. This is a free monthly event - Father Murray welcomes everybody interested in taking part in the service. Please be aware that the historic house and gardens will...

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  • Rob Roy for the 21st Century: Talk and Exhibition Viewing

    7th Jun 2017

    When Rob Roy appeared at the end of 1817 it was the publishing sensation of the year. But what is its relevance to modern readers? 2017 marks the 200th anniversary of one of Scott's most popular novels - Rob Roy. To mark the occasion, Abbotsford celebrates the story of the Scottish outlaw and natio...

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  • Magical Midsummer Music

    23rd Jun 2017

    Relax, unwind and enjoy a summer's evening of delightful music with Merlin Academy of Music. Enjoy a relaxed evening concert in the tranquil gardens at Abbotsford, with students of the Merlin Academy of Music. There will be two sets of 45 minutes with a 20 minute interval as well as light refreshme...

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  • Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet In The Morris Garden

    15th Jul 2017

    The Three Inch Fools return to Abbotsford to present their unique take on William Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet'. The young troupe of talented actors and musicians will take over the Morris Garden with their camping gear, using their musical instruments and quick wits to breathe life into the t...

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  • Shakespeare's Twelfth Night In The Morris Garden

    30th Jul 2017

    Where music is the food of love, and nobody is quite what they seem, anything proves possible in this Shakespearan comedy! The Three Inch Fools return to Abbotsford to present their unique take on William Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night'. The young troupe of talented actors and musicians will take o...

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