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Following the Scottish Government's announcement our sites in mainland Scotland are currently closed. Find out more about our COVID response


Prices and opening times

The castle is in a Level 4 COVID protection area and is closed. Find out more about our COVID response.


We have introduced limits on visitor numbers to help keep everyone safe, and you will not be able to visit without booking online in advance.

Category Admission price
Adult (16-59yrs) £6.00
Concession (60yrs+ and unemployed) £5.00
Child (5-15yrs) £4.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £15.00

If you are a Historic Scotland Member your ticket will be free, but you must book in advance.

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Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 5 go free. 

Concession price: this applies if you can show proof that you’re aged 60+ or unemployed.

Admission prices are subject to change.

Historic Scotland Members retail and café discount is not eligible at Dundonald Castle.

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Young Scot Card Holder Offer

Young Scot cardholders can receive £1 entry on general admission tickets during 2020. Tickets must be bought online in advance. Production of a valid Young Scot is required on arrival and applies to the cardholder only. For full terms and conditions, and to see where else Young Scot £1 entry applies, please visit the Young Scot website for more details.


12-23 December:
Daily except Wednesday, 11am to 4pm

3 January to 9 March:
Daily except Monday and Wednesday, 11am to 4pm

Advance booking required. 

For enquiries please visit or call 01563 851 489


24 to 31 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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Opening times

The castle is in a Level 4 COVID protection area and is closed.


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