Discover the history of Innerleithen and St Ronan’s Wells, and their connections with Sir Walter Scott and James Hogg.
St Ronan's Wells is a historic spa built in 1828. It houses displays telling the story of the site and its links with the great Scottish writers Sir Walter Scott and James Hogg, the legend of St Ronan and the history of Innerleithen. The origins of the unique Cleikum Ceremonies held in July each year are also explained.
In 2007 the surrounding gardens featured in the Community Garden Scheme of the BBC Beechgrove Garden programme and work continues to develop and enhance this lovely area which includes sculptures and picnic areas.