Arbroath Abbey

Abbey Street, Arbroath, DD11 1EG

01241 878 756
 

Prices and opening times

Due to access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure while we undertake high level masonry inspections, there is currently no visitor access to the abbey, but the Scriptorium is due to reopen on Sunday 19 July. 

The Visitor Centre (including exhibition) and grounds are open.

Admission

We recommend booking online in advance to guarantee entry.

If you are a Member your ticket will be free, but to guarantee entry please book in advance. Not a member? Join now to start enjoying the benefits

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We've reduced the admission price while access restrictions are in place.

Category Admission price
Adult (16-64yrs) £4.75
Concession (65yrs+ and unemployed) £3.75
Child (5-15yrs) £2.75
Family (1 adult, 2 children) £9.50
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £13.75
Family (2 adults, 3 children) £16.25

Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Concession price: this applies if you can show proof that you’re aged 65+ or unemployed.

Admission prices are subject to change.

Free and discounted admission

  • Historic Scotland members get free entry to our sites, but please make an online booking to guarantee entry. You must show your valid membership on arrival. 
    • Not a Member? Join now to start enjoying the benefits.
  • English Heritage, Manx and Cadw members get half price entry in your first year and free entry for renewal and life members. Please make an online booking to guarantee entry.
  • Carers who accompany visitors with disabilities receive free entry. Please make an online booking to guarantee entry. Tickets are limited to two carers per transaction.
  • Have a Young Scot card? Pay just £1 to visit the abbey. Please make an online booking to guarantee entry. You must show your valid Young Scot card on arrival (children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult).  

Opening times

1 April to 30 September:
Daily, 10am to 5pm
Last entry is 4.30pm

Closed for lunch from 12.30pm to 1.30pm.

1 October to 31 March
Daily, 10am to 4pm
Last entry 3.30pm

Closed

25 and 26 December
1 and 2 January

Unexpected closures

Adverse weather or other reasons beyond our control may cause a site to close at short notice.

Before you travel, you can view current unexpected closures

Historic Scotland

Opening times

Due to access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure while we undertake high level masonry inspections, there is currently no visitor access to the abbey, but the Scriptorium is due to reopen on Sun 19 Jul. 

The Visitor Centre (including exhibition) and grounds are open.

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily, 10am to 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Daily, 10am to 4pm (last entry 3.30pm)

Closed for lunch 12.30pm to 1.30pm

We recommend booking online in advance to guarantee entry.

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