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1 Arbroath Abbey

At Arbroath Abbey, explore the origins of the famous Declaration of Arbroath. Bruce is at the heart of the story of the Declaration, which was dispatched to the Pope from Arbroath in April 1320. 2020 will mark the 700th anniversary of this important event in Scottish history, when Scottish nobles swore their independence from England.

Find out more and plan your visit to Arbroath Abbey.

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