Due to access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure while we undertake high level masonry inspections, there is currently no visitor access to the castle. Find out more about our conservation work.
Aberdour Castle is suitable for:
Aberdour Castle sits amidst extensive grounds in a beautiful spot overlooking the Forth Estuary. The Douglases extended the 12th-century fortified residence over hundreds of years to create a worthy seat for the family. Splendid features like the fine painted ceiling give weddings at Aberdour a graceful air. Outside, the delightful walled garden and ornate terraces offer wedding photographers a dream location.
Capacity: 60 people (ceremony)
Exchange vows in the elegant surroundings of the Long Gallery, with fine reproduction furniture in the medieval style. Next door is a charming room in which you may sign the register in private.
You can hire Aberdour Castle just for your wedding photographs, even if your ceremony will be held elsewhere.
Find out more about wedding photography or contact Aberdour Castle direct on 01383 860 519 for details.
Types of ceremony
Religious and humanist wedding ceremonies. Civil ceremonies by agreement with registrar.
Postcode: KY3 0SL
In Aberdour, 8 miles east of the Forth Bridge on the A921.
Download the Aberdour Castle Wedding brochure [PDF, 1.8MB]
Find out more about Aberdour Castle
Historic Environment Scotland
Telephone: 0131 668 8973
Submit a wedding enquiry online