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Fyvie Castle, Garden & Estate

An imposing 800-year-old fortress, with Raeburn portraits on the walls and wildfowl in the loch

Getting here

Address Fyvie Castle Fyvie Turriff Aberdeenshire AB53 8JS

Fyvie Castle lies off the A947, 8 miles south-east of Turriff and 25 miles north-west of Aberdeen.

Contact information

Telephone: 01651 891266

Get directions

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Opening times

Castle & Shop
30 Mar–31 May, daily, 11.00–16.00 (last tour 15.15) Current period1 Jun–30 Sep, daily, 11.00–16.30 (last tour 15.15) 1 Oct–15 Dec, Fri–Mon, 11.00–15.00 (last tour 14.15) 16 Dec–30 Mar 2020, closed Entry to the castle is by guided tour only. From Sat 6 July until Sat 31 August, guided tours take place every 30 mins from 11.15am; last tour 3.15pm. We recommend pre-booking to avoid disappointment.
30 Mar–31 May, daily, 11.00–16.00 (last orders 15.30) Current period1 Jun–30 Sep, daily, 11.00–16.30 (last orders 16.00) 4 Oct–15 Dec, Fri–Mon, 11.00–15.00 (last orders 14.30) 16 Dec–30 Mar 2020, closed
Grounds & Garden
Current periodAll year, daily, 09.00–sunset

Entry prices

One adult family

Members go free

At all Trust places, admission is free for members.

Join from £4.00

Planning your visit

Browse the castle shop for a variety of gifts.

Baby changing facilities are available, and pushchairs can be stored in the front hall.

Dogs are permitted in the grounds on a lead.

Parking is free to Trust members; otherwise it’s £3.

For more information about planning your visit please see our frequently asked questions.


See full accessibility information
3G/4G coverage
Accessible parking
Accessible toilet
Baby changing
Bike route
Buggy access
Children’s activities
Coach parking
Dogs welcome
Free member parking
Guided tour
Pay & Display
Self-guided trail
Wheelchair access


  • Disabled parking is available beside the castle and by the tearoom.
  • There’s an accessible toilet.
  • The front hall is wheelchair accessible; inside the castle there are steps to various rooms.
  • The tearoom, walled garden and American garden are accessible.
  • Braille information sheets are available.

We have an ongoing programme of accessible content development. Detailed accessibility guides for the most visited Trust places are available on our Accessibility pages as well as links to useful resources.

We’d love you to visit the Euan’s Guide website to review the accessibility of Trust places and tell us (and others) what’s good and where we need to do better.