11th October 2017
Potatoes in the ground

Kids go free for the Tattie Holidays

If you’re looking for ways to entertain the kids this October “Tattie” Holidays, why not bring them to the Castle, where up to 3 children (under 16) go free with […]
11th July 2017
Tripadvisor certificate of excellence logo

Dunnottar Castle – No.2 in Scotland!

Tripadvisor has named Dunnottar Castle the second-best Castle to visit in Scotland, only slightly behind Edinburgh Castle! So we would like to say a massive thank you to everyone for […]
8th July 2017

Notification of Essential Maintenance Work

There will be resurfacing work being completed on the driveway from the car park down towards the Castle during the week beginning 17th July and this is expected to take […]
16th June 2017
Dunnottar-Castle-Green-Tourism-Gold-Award-2017

2017 Green Tourism Gold Award

We recently had our commitment to Green Tourism re-assessed and we are chuffed to have been informed that we have again been accredited with a Gold award status and with […]
13th April 2017
Fluffy bunny rabbit

Spring has sprung at Dunnottar Castle

Daffodils are decorating the path to the Castle and we no longer need to wear multiple layers to work – it must be Spring! To celebrate the return of the […]
5th January 2017
Star on stairs at Dunnottar Castle

3 things you may have missed at the Castle

Working at Dunnottar Castle means we are in the unique position of seeing the Castle every day, in all weathers and seasons. This means we often notice little things people […]
13th December 2016
Robin at bird feeder in the snow

Christmas Critters at the Castle

Dunnottar Castle is lucky to be home to many species of birds, but among the best is the UK’s favourite bird – the robin! The robin is, for many, a […]
23rd November 2016
Stained glass image of St Andrew

St Andrew’s Day

A Guide to St Andrew and his Day The Scots are famous for celebrating, and St Andrew’s Day is no exception! St Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland, and […]