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Opening times

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Daily, 9.30am to 5.30pm
Last entry 5pm

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Closed

Facilities

 

Access

Parking

The car park is level tarmac.

Visitors can be dropped off at the castle entrance by arrangement – please call 01975 651 460.

Approach to site

The castle is 350m from the car park along a loose gravel path up a hill with a gradient of 1:5. There is also a kissing gate (75cm wide).

Visitor centre

Visitor centre and shop are on the first floor, which is reached via 12 stone steps (with handrail). There is an induction loop at the counter.

Monument

At the ground level is a reconstructed whisky still.

On the first floor are:

  • an officer’s apartment
  • the reconstruction of the kitchen

From the first floor:

  • a spiral staircase of 30 steps (with handrail) leads to the cellars
  • a timber staircase of 14 steps (with handrail) leads to a reconstruction of the soldiers’ barracks on the second floor

Two further flights of 14 timber steps each (with handrail) lead to the third and fourth floors.

Toilets

Nearest adapted toilet is at:

Spar
Bellabeg
Strathdon
AB36 8UL

Dogs

Assistance dogs are permitted at all our sites and within roofed areas.  

Visitors' dogs are allowed at Corgarff Castle, but are not permitted in roofed areas. 

Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times and not left unattended. A no fouling rule applies at all our sites.

Access Guide

For information on accessibility at more than 80 of our sites download our Access Guide

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