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Ayrshire & Arran

Brodick Castle, Garden & Country Park

Gardens, woodland, waterfalls and a castle packed with treasures make this a must-visit on Arran

Things to do

GUIDED TOURS

Due to the size of some rooms, numbers are restricted on group tours of the castle. Organised tours are limited to 12 people, with larger groups staggered approximately 10 minutes apart.

Special interest tours can also be arranged.

School visits

We welcome school visits at Brodick Castle, Garden & Country Park. For more information, please see our Learning pages.

PLAY AREA

Isle Be Wild, our new adventure playground, offers an amazing experience for children of all ages.

NATURE SPOTTING

Don’t miss a visit to the countryside centre, where you can often get brilliant views of red squirrels.

WALKS

From the gardens you can enjoy spectacular views over Brodick Bay to the Ayrshire coast. The country park has over 10 miles of waymarked trails and is home to abundant wildlife.

Hire a venue

Brodick Castle is the perfect venue for weddings, corporate events and private parties. For more information see our venue hire pages.

Walks here

Balmoral Ride

Balmoral Ride

Difficulty
Moderate – the path is unsurfaced, steep in sections and can be muddy.
Distance
3 miles (5km)
Facilities
Toilets; tearoom; picnic areas
A walk around Cnocan

A walk around Cnocan

Difficulty
Moderate – the path is unsurfaced, steep in sections and can be muddy.
Distance
1½ miles (2½km)
Facilities
Toilets; tearoom; picnic areas

To find walks at National Trust for Scotland places, download the Trust Trails app.

NTS Trail App

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