Guided Nature Walks

New for 2021, naturalist Liza Cole is offering guided nature walks and boat cruises exploring the St Abbs coastline. Drawing on a wealth of experience gained in her previous role as the National Trust for Scotland Ranger for St Abbs Head nature reserve, Liza is well placed to educate and entertain. See the website for more details and booking info.

St Abbs Marine Station

The St Abbs Marine Station has a new YouTube channel! Follow the link for a fascinating introductory video:

We are open!

We’re open for the 2021 season, 10am-5pm 7 days a week. Stop by and say hello!

Absence makes the heart grow fonder

A lovely reminder from Visit Scotland of what we have to look forward to in these difficult times


Unfortunately, due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we will be closed until further notice. We hope to see everyone later in the year.


We’re now closed for the winter 2019. We’ll be reopening in March 2020, see you soon!

Closing for Winter on Sunday 13th October

We’ll be closing for the winter on Sunday 13th October 2019. A huge thanks to all our friends and visitors for making 2019 such a fantastic year for St Abbs. We’ll be reopening in March 2020 with lots of exciting changes, see you then!

St Abbs Marine Station

The latest news from our friends at St Abbs Marine Station

Scotland Starts Here App

Download the fantastic new free app ‘Scotland Starts Here‘ for Apple and Android devices. Featuring interactive routes, maps and itineraries, it’s packed full of info of everything to see and do in the Scottish Borders. It has walking, cycling, driving and even equestrian routes. Filter by interests to see where to go, what to do and where to eat. Additional audio lets you immerse yourself in the history and culture of the Borders through songs, myths and legends. Please remember to rate and review.

Download now from the Apple App store
Alternatively, find it at the Google Play store

Avengers: Endgame

We’re thrilled to finally see St Abbs’ role in the Avengers: Endgame movie, doubling as ‘New Asgard’