2 Events at Drum Castle, Garden & Estate

  • Wedding Open Day

    Wedding Open Day

    Dates:Sun 26 Feb Location:Drum Castle, Garden & Estate

    Seeking a truly magical and unique venue for your special day? Then come and witness the fairytale majesty and stunning setting of Drum Castle, Garden & Estate in all its romantic glory.


    Explore Drum’s expansive grounds, intimate 16th century Chapel and stunning Castle fully arrayed for an unforgettable wedding. Meet local suppliers and find out more about turning a dream wedding at Drum Castle into a reality.

    Dates & Times:

    • 26 Feb 2017 : 12:00 - 16:00


    For further information please call 01330 700334
  • Cadbury Egg Hunts Easter Events

    Cadbury Egg Hunts

    Dates:Dates between : Fri 14 Apr - Mon 17 Apr Location:Drum Castle, Garden & Estate

    The Easter bunny has hidden clues at lots of National Trust for Scotland places!


    Collect your hunt map, follow the clues, solve the puzzle and claim your chocolatey reward! Each hunt is completely different – the perfect excuse to hop along to more than one!

    £2 per hunt (Usual entry prices apply if you’d like to visit the castle)

    Dates & Times:

    • 14 Apr 2017 : 11:00 - 16:00
    • 15 Apr 2017 : 11:00 - 16:00
    • 16 Apr 2017 : 11:00 - 16:00
    • 17 Apr 2017 : 11:00 - 16:00


    • Child : £ 2.00


    For further information please call 01330 700334

Take in an enormous sweep of Scottish history as experienced by the Irvine family who lived in Drum Castle for over 650 years, from the 14th century onwards.

Drum is one of Royal Deeside’s top historic attractions, just 10 miles from Aberdeen. It is one of Scotland’s oldest tower houses and is set beside an ancient oak woodland and a walled garden that contains a fine collection of historic roses which perfume the air.

William de Irwyn was gifted the Royal Forest of Drum and the Tower of Drum by King Robert the Bruce in 1323. The tower has benefitted from various improvements over the centuries, including a Jacobean mansion house extension in 1619 and Victorian adaptations, such as the impressive library converted from the lower hall

Drum Castle Guidebook

Drum Castle Guidebook

A visit to Drum Castle is a little like striding across the centuries. It has evolved with the additions made to the building over the years. Here you'll find a medieval tower, a Jacobean mansion house and …

Drum Castle Guidebook£3.50

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Opening times & Prices

23 Feb
  • Castle: Closed
  • Shop: Closed
  • Tearoom: Closed
  • Garden of Historic Roses: Closed
  • Grounds: all year daily
Opening times are for today Use the buttons to change date or see all dates in calendar.
  • Member: FREE
  • Adult: £12.50
  • Family: £29.50
  • 1 Parent: £23.00
  • Concession: £9.00

Gradings & Awards

  • The Green Tourism Award - Silver
  • Scottish Tourist Board - 4 Star