Holyrood Abbey Edinburgh, Scotland
Holyrood Abbey was founded in 1128 by King David I for Augustinian monks from St Andrews. Holyrood Palace, home of Scottish royalty, was later built next to the abbey.
Facts & Stats on Holyrood Abbey
- Holyrood Abbey
- 318735 Go Historic
- Canongate, Royal Mile
- 55.953152° N, 3.171578° W
- 1128 constructed