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SIR WALTER SCOTT (1771-1832) a 250th anniversary concert

17 December 2021

A 250th anniversary concert at Parliament Hall Edinburgh celebrating the famous Scots poet and creator of the historical novel.

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Borders Book Festival: Scotland's Greatest Storyteller

02 November 2021

Explore the home and inspiration behind Scotland's Greatest Storyteller at the Borders Book Festival.

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Borders Book Festival

02 November 2021

Abbotsford is hosting this years Borders Book Festival. Join us for a full programme of events from an amazing variety of authors.

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Scottish Tree Festival Guided Walks

28 September 2021

This Autumn join our Ranger Anna on a series of guided walks as part of the Scottish Tree Festival.

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Walter Scott 250

14 August 2021

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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Abbotsford Inside Out Tours

23 July 2021

Join our Abbotsford Inside Out tour and discover the secrets and stories about Sir Walter Scott’s ‘outdoor rooms’. Learn how Abbotsford evolved over time...

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Friends and Neighbours

26 April 2021

To say a big thank you for all your support over the past year and to celebrate Sir Walter Scott's 250th Anniversary we’re offering our local Friends & ...

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Storytelling at Abbotsford

20 March 2021

Watch all five stories in the series ‘A Gift of Tales’ told in our historic house by Mary Kenny.

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Online Audio Tour

22 January 2021

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

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