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Autumn Amble

25 October 2022

Join Ranger Anna for a guided walk of the Abbotsford Estate, looking at how the Estate and its wildlife change over autumn in preparation for the winter.

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Children's Autumn Wreath Making

13 October 2022

Join the Ranger to make your very own autumn wreath! Collect natural materials to make a wreath inspired by all the beautiful colours of autumn.

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Halloween Activity Trail

08 October 2022 - 23 October 2022

Collect your activity sheet from the Visitor Centre, then find the footprints of the witches' cat or solve the riddles and collect the clues whilst enjoying a walk around the woodland.

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Historic House Where's Wattie Trail

01 September 2022 - 30 November 2022

Historic house children's trail. Can you spot Sir Walter Scott hiding in his historic home?

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A walk in Walter's Woods

15 March 2022 - 11 October 2022

Join Abbotsford's Ranger Anna on a guided walk around the Abbotsford Estate to learn more about wildlife, specimen trees and Scott’s designed landscape.

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'From the Baskets of Travelling Pedlars' to Abbotsford: Scott's Lifelong Love of Popular Print

02 March 2022 - 01 March 2023

This new online exhibition showcases Sir Walter Scott's significant collection of chapbooks.

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Walter Scott 250

14 August 2021 - 15 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 ...

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Online Audio Tour

22 January 2021 - 31 March 2021

Our popular house audio tours are now available to buy and listen to online.

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