Dryburgh Abbey

Dryburgh, St Boswells, Roxburghshire, TD6 0RQ

01835 822 381
 

Prices and opening times

Due to access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure while we undertake high level masonry inspections, there is currently restricted access. Find out more about our conservation work.

The abbey nave, grounds, shop and toilets are open. 

Admission

We recommend booking online in advance to guarantee entry.

Category Admission price
Adult (16-64yrs) £3.50 *
Concession (65yrs+ and unemployed) £2.75 *
Child (5-15yrs) £2.00 *
Family (1 adult, 2 children) £7.00 *
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £10.00 *
Family (2 adults, 3 children) £12.00 *
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* Prices have been reduced due to areas being closed for conservation works.

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. 
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  • 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 4.15pm

1 October to 31 March:
Daily, 10am to 4pm
Last entry 3.15pm

Closed

25 to 27 December
1 to 3 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.

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Opening times

The abbey nave, including Sir Walter Scott’s Tomb, grounds, shop and toilets are open.

There are currently some access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure, while we undertake high-level masonry inspections. 

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily, 10am to 5pm
Last entry 4.30pm

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Daily, 10am to 4pm
Last entry 3.15pm

We recommend booking online in advance to guarantee entry.

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