New Abbey attractions

Farm in New Abbey

Mabie Farm Park

If your kids are complaining about historic sights and Robert Burns, pack up the clan and get down to this spot, between Dumfries and New Abbey off the A710. It's a brilliantly run complex with plenty of animals and…
Ruins in New Abbey

Sweetheart Abbey

The shattered red-sandstone remnants of this 13th-century Cistercian abbey stand in stark contrast to the manicured lawns surrounding them. The abbey, the last of Scotland's major monasteries to be established, was …
Notable Building in New Abbey

New Abbey Corn Mill

This 18th-century watermill in the centre of the village is very well preserved. A video sets it in context, and cordial guides will show you the workings. On summer days it is often running.