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Following the Scottish Government's announcement that restrictions are expected to relax, some of our staffed sites will reopen on Friday 30 April. Tickets available now.

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Getting here

Craignethan Castle
Blackwood
Lesmahagow
Lanarkshire
ML11 9PL

Although the postcode is correct, Satnav does not take you to the castle. We advise taking either J8 or J9 off the M74, follow signs to Blackwood and then pick up tourist signs for Craignethan Castle. 

National Grid reference: NS 815 463

Telephone: 01555 860 364

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This site is closed until Spring 2021. We’re working hard to gradually reopen the places you love while making sure the experience is safe for everyone.

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