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Aberdeen City & Shire

Castle Fraser, Garden & Estate

One of Scotland’s largest tower houses, with an impressive portrait collection

Upcoming Events

Drystone Dyking Courses

20 Jul 2019 - 17 Aug 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Learn the traditional skill of dry stone dyking with professional local dyker James Watt. This is a 2-day course and is £100 for the whole weekend.

Dragonflies and Damselflies at Castle Fraser

28 Jul 2019
13:00
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This is a unique opportunity to join an expert from the British Dragonfly Society at Castle Fraser to learn more about dragonflies and damselflies. 

Pond Dipping Castle Fraser 31 July (morning)

31 Jul 2019
10:30
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Join us for some pond dipping and find out more about the amazing world of water creatures in this special pond.

Pond Dipping Castle Fraser 31 July (afternoon)

31 Jul 2019
13:30
Paid Event | Book online

Join us for some pond dipping and find out more about the amazing world of water creatures in this special pond.

Dig the Past at Castle Fraser

17 Aug 2019 - 18 Aug 2019
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Fancy being an archaeologist for the day?

Family Bat Evening Castle Fraser

23 Aug 2019
19:30
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Meet in the log cabin to learn more about bats and their world, then watch the bats fly out of the castle for a night’s feeding.

Fungi, Fact & Fiction, Castle Fraser

8 Sep 2019
10:30
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Delve into the fascinating world of fungi. We’ll look at simple fungi ID, fungal facts and folklore.

Welly Walk, Castle Fraser

24 Oct 2019
10:30
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Time to pull on your wellies and join the rangers for an autumn walk. We’ll collect berries to plant and forage for craft materials before heading back to the log cabin to make our autumn crafts.

Whisky Tasting at Castle Fraser

15 Nov 2019
19:30
Paid Event | Book online

Fancy a different kind of night out? Come along to our whisky tasting event at Castle Fraser where Sandy Kenneway will educate those taste buds with 4 different whiskys and a whisky cocktail on arrival.