Stirling Castle

Castle Wynd, Stirling, FK8 1EJ

01786 450 000

Plan your visit

Book tickets

We recommend booking your tickets online in advance for the best price and to guarantee entry.

If you are a Member your ticket will be free, but please make an online booking to guarantee entry. Not a member? Join now to start enjoying the benefits

Standard Admission, Member & Explorer Pass Tickets Partner Organisation Tickets

Partner organisations include, English Heritage, Cadw and Manx Members, Young Scot, STGA and SITOA card holders and current members of the British Armed Forces.

Save with an Explorer Pass

An Explorer Pass (valid for 7 consecutive days) is a great way to explore our iconic sites.

Audio guides

Tour the castle with our audio guide, using your own mobile phone or one of our devices. Pre-book your audio guide when you purchase your tickets online

If using your own device, you'll receive an email before you arrive showing you how to access the guide. Please make sure you have:

  • your own fully charged mobile phone or tablet
  • access to a web browser like Google Chrome or Safari
  • access to internet through your mobile data provider
  • your own headphones

Available languages: English (audio described version is free of charge), Gaelic, French, German and Spanish.

Print versions of the audio guide are available in both large print and Open Dyslexic large print. These are also available to download onto your own device. Please ask a member of staff at the entrance for a copy.

Free for Historic Scotland Members and a 20% discount for Explorer Pass holders. Adult £3, Concession £2, Child £1. 

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Opening times

On Tues 5 Dec, last entry to the castle will be at 3.30pm.

We recommend booking your tickets online in advance for the best price and to guarantee entry.

1 Apr to 30 Sept:
9.30am to 6pm
Last entry 5pm

1 Oct to 31 Mar:
9.30am to 5pm
Last entry 4pm


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