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Melrose Abbey Souvenir Guide

Front cover of Melrose Abbey souvenir guide

Founded as a Cistercian monastery in the 1100s, Melrose Abbey grew over the centuries to become one of Scotland’s richest and most magnificent medieval places of worship.

The official souvenir guide to Melrose Abbey tells the story behind the faded glories and ruined walls of the structure, illustrating the tale of tranquillity and violence with full colour photographs of the abbey’s beautiful stonework.

Those interested in art, architecture and religion will find much to enjoy in this fully illustrated souvenir guide.

  • Audiences:

    Members, Visitors
  • Date Published:

    18 October 2018
  • Publisher:

    Historic Environment Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Official Souvenir Guide
  • Format(s):

    120 pages, 189mm x 246mm
  • Language: