Historic Scotland

Opening times

Open year-round; key can be collected between 9am and 4.30pm



Prices and opening times


Burghead Well is free to visit. 


Open year-round. 

From Easter to 30 September the key is available from the Burghead Visitor Centre between 12 noon and 3.30pm.

The key can also be collected from the Bothy Bistro, Grant Street in Burghead, between 9am and 4.30pm year-round.

You can enquire by telephoning 01343 830 006 (Bothy Bistro) or 01343 835 518 (Visitor Centre).


25 and 26 December
1 and 2 January

Unexpected closures

Adverse weather or other reasons beyond our control may cause a site to close at short notice.

Before you travel, you can view current unexpected closures.

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