Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate
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Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate

Painted ceilings and family portraits distinguish this turreted castle, set among sculpted yew trees and nature trails

Upcoming Events

Pruning Workshop - Winter Edition

9 Mar 2019
10:00
Paid Event | Book online

It's a Frog's Life - Crathes

2 Apr 2019
10:30
Paid Event | Book online

Frog games and crafts and a glimpse of tadpoles if we are lucky! Come exploring with us – wellies recommended! Children £5.00 Booking Essential - Use the 'Book Now' button above Queries and further information - 01330 844810 All our events begin and end in the property’s car park where there is a car parking charge for non- members. Please let us know if you have any special requirements. Children’s walks aimed at 5-11 year olds.  

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Crathes Castle

19 Apr 2019 - 22 Apr 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Campfire & Woodland Adventures Crathes

12 May 2019
11:00
Free event | Book online

In conjunction with the Natural History Museum's touring exhibition of "Dippy" the dinosaur, join us for a natural history adventure in the beautiful setting of Crathes estate.

Crathes Plant Fair 2019

18 May 2019
10:00
Paid Event | Book online

In 2019 The National Trust for Scotland at Crathes will again host the annual plant fair.

Furry scurry: Children's Rodent Walk Crathes

9 Jul 2019
10:30
Paid Event | Book online

Celebrating all things ratty,mousy, small and furry! We are taking a closer look at our furry friends. Join the Rangers and help us empty our traps to see who is living inside.

Minibeasts and Marvellous Moths,Children's Walk Crathes 2019

16 Jul 2019
10:30
Paid Event | Book online

Try out lots of ways to hunt for our amazing minibeasts

Woodland Crafts Crathes Castle Children's Event (morning)

13 Aug 2019
10:30
Paid Event | Book online

Come and join the rangers to make beautiful crafts out of natural materials.

Woodland Crafts Crathes Castle Children's Event (afternoon)

13 Aug 2019
13:30
Paid Event | Book online

Come and join the rangers to make beautiful crafts out of natural materials.

Fungi, Fact & Fiction, Crathes Castle

12 Sep 2019
10:30
Paid Event | Book online

Delve into the fascinating world of fungi. We will look at simple fungi ID, fungal facts and folklore.