Walter Scott 250

14th August 2021 - 15th August 2022

In 2021-22 Scotland celebrates the 250th Anniversary of Sir Walter Scott with a nationwide programme of events and activities

Check out the Walter Scott 250 website for events, talks and exhibitions held by partner organisations across Scotland and the world. Plus incredible places to visit relating to Sir Walter Scott and more.

Walter Scott 250 is a partnership network of over fifty organisations across Scotland and further afield, dedicated to showcasing new and exciting perspectives on Scott and his legacy across 2021-22 in a range of mediums, from art installations, publications and events to exhibitions and community projects. The partnership is steered and facilitated by The Abbotsford Trust, the independent charity responsible for caring for Scott’s former home and estate in the Scottish Borders.