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Christmas at Abbotsford: Save the date

18 November 2023 - 24 December 2023

Join us to celebrate Christmas at Abbotsford with a series of exciting festive events.

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Hallowe’en at Witch Corner: The World Below

07 October 2023 - 29 October 2023

Our spirits of the forest have woken up for a limited time; Halloween trail adventurers can meet them and solve their seasonal riddles to collect an edible prize.   

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Narrated Walk around Sir Walter Scott’s Abbotsford Estate

30 September 2023

Join Gavin Hewitt, Chairman of the Friends of Abbotsford Committee, on a narrated walk around Sir Walter Scott’s Abbotsford estate, drawing on Scott’s letters, Journal and his detailed notes on the development of his tree plantations.

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Friends of Abbotsford Raffle

30 August 2023 - 13 December 2023

Take part in the Friends of Abbotsford raffle for a chance to win some incredible prizes and support us in the process.

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Witch Corner Opens 1st April

01 April 2023

Explore Witch Corner at Abbotsford, a woodland sculpture story trail full of supernatural surprises.

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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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