Duff House

Banff, AB45 3SX

01261 818 181
 

Access

All areas of this site will be open with the exception of the tearoom, long gallery and small closet rooms. Entrance will be through the vestibule door. 

Face coverings

In line with Scottish Government guidance, we strongly encourage visitors to continue to wear face coverings in interior spaces.

Carers tickets

In line with best practice in the visitor attractions industry and as advised by Capability Scotland, visitors with disabilities are treated on an equal basis with all other visitors and entry is charged at the appropriate admission category rate - Adult/Concession/Child. Proof of disability is not required.

We recognise that some disabled visitors may need help to visit our sites and we offer free entry for accompanying carers, these can be added when making your booking. Please note this is limited to two carers per transaction.

Parking

Accessible parking is at the back of the house. The main car park is covered with loose gravel.

Approach to site

The house is:

  • 20m from the accessible parking spaces over level paving stones
  • 100m from the main car park via loose gravel and earth paths

Visitor centre

Visitors enter on the ground floor. Steps down to the shop can be avoided by entering through a side door instead.

Two wheelchairs are available for use on a first-come, first-served basis.

Monument

A lift in the house enables wheelchair access to all upper levels.

Grounds

Around the house is a gravel drive. The lawns beyond are easily accessible but tend to be soft.

Great views of all sides of the house can be seen from the grounds.

Dogs

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

Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times and not left unattended at any time. Owners must pick up after their dogs.

Visitors' dogs are not permitted at Duff House. 

Historic Scotland

Opening times

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
Thur to Sun, 9.30am to 5pm (last entry 4.15pm)
Closed for lunch 1pm to 2pm

Access is by guided tour only in the morning (9.30am & 11.15am), then free flow access from 2pm.

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
Fri to Sun, 10.15am to 4pm (last entry 3.15pm)
Closed for lunch from 12.15pm to 1pm.

Access is by guided tour only in the morning (10.30am), then free flow access from 1pm.

We recommend booking online in advance to guarantee entry.

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