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Thirlestane Castle - Guided Tours

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Thirlestane Castle

Thirlestane Castle

Lauder

TD2 6RU

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Enjoy a guided tour of this magnificient 16th century castle.

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Thirlestane Castle is one of the oldest and finest castles in Scotland. Not only does it have a beautiful fairytale exterior, this historic castle holds a key strategic role in the military and political history of Scotland. The historic seat of the Duke of Lauderdale, it has been home to the same family for over 400 years. Let one of our experienced guides show you around the grand state rooms. Discover some of the finest decorative plasterwork ceilings in Europe, as well one of the most extensive family collections of portraits and busts in Scotland, fine furnishings, and Maitland family treasures. New for 2020 is the Toy Museum ‘School Room’ featuring Georgian, Edwardian and Victorian toys.

Tour tickets are limited to 6 per tour with a minimum of 2, and must be booked 72 hours in advance.

Tours last approximately 1 hour and will take place on Tuesdays & Thursdays (10:30am and 2pm) and Saturdays (10:30am).

Please note that our Tearoom is currently closed but our Gift Shop can be opened especially for those on a guided tour.

In line with the Scottish Government guidelines, please note that you are required to wear a face covering whilst inside the Castle.

*Cancellation Policy - Tours cancelled before 48 hours of tour start time will be issued a full refund (minus booking fee). Tours cancelled within 48 hours of tour start time will be fully charged.

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Thirlestane Castle

Thirlestane Castle

Lauder

TD2 6RU

United Kingdom

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