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Craigievar is an iconic tower house, amongst the best preserved and the most loved in Scotland. The large estate features woodland, parkland with magnificent specimen trees, and farmland with extensive views over the surrounding countryside to Bennachie. Spectacular beech avenues Wonderful display of daffodils and Bluebells in the spring o Extensive collection of mid-20th-century ceramics Fine collection of specimen trees in grounds Stunning 17th century plaster ceilings Epitome of a Scottish tower house Family portraits, including two painted by Sir Henry Raeburn Virtually unchanged since built in 1610

Craigievar Castle
AB33 8JF Alford

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Art & Design Nature & Natural History



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Opening hours

28 Oct–2 Apr 2020: Closed

3 Apr–31 May
Fri–Tues: 10.30–16.00

1 Jun–30 Sep
Daily: 10.30–16.00

1 Oct–31 Oct
Sat & Sun: 11.00–15.00

1 Nov–31 Mar 2021, closed

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Adults £13.00
Family (2 adult) £30.00
Family (1 adult) £25.00
Reduced £10.00

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Alford, Alford, Scotland


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