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Culzean Castle

  • Maybole
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Tourist Attractions, Castles and Palaces, Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

What you see at Culzean Castle's 600 acre estate today is a result of many years of careful restoration by the National Trust for Scotland, that has united the different stages of Culzean's aesthetic history. It reflects the different stages of Culzean's past, from Robert Adam's additions to the medieval tower house, to its heyday as one of the grandest houses in Scotland.

The atmospheric rooms are sumptuously decorated and intriguingly designed so imaginative children will be captivated.

The armoury display is the largest collection of its type in existence, apart from Her Majesty the Queen's at Windsor Castle. In 1812, the flamboyant and ambitious 12th Earl bought the pistols and swords from the Office of Ordnance at the Tower of London.

Opening hours

28th March - 28th October
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:00

Home Farm
1st March - 27th March
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:00
28th March - 31st October
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
1st November - 28 February
Wednesday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:00

Adventure Cove & Wild Woodland
1st April - 31st October
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00


General Admission
Adults: £16.50
Kids: £12.25
Family: £41.00

Travel & Contact Information


Near Maybole, Maybole, Ayrshire and Arran, KA19 8LE, Scotland

Phone number

0844 493 2149



Click here to visit Culzean Castle's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Culzean Castle has not told us about their parking.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Culzean Castle has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

No, Culzean Castle is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Culzean Castle have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Culzean Castle has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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