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Visitor Information

Visitor information for Inveraray Castle, one of the most stunning castles in ScotlandCastle Opening Times 2016

25th March - 31st October
Open Monday to Sunday
1000hrs - 1745hrs (Last admission 1700hrs)

* Please note that the Castle will be closing earlier than usual on Sat 11th June 2016 with last admission at 4:15pm *

Castle Gift Shop

The Castle Shop stocks a wide range of souvenirs and craft goods. Open to non castle visitors.

Tea Rooms

Traditional tearoom offering a scottish and local menu, home baking, drinks and ice creams. Open to non castle visitors.

2016 Admission Prices

2016 Admission Prices
Castle Group & Gardens RateCastle & GardensGroup Rate
Adults £10.00 £8.00
Senior Citizens £9.00 £7.20
Students (on production of student card) £9.00 £7.20
Children (under 16) £7.00 £5.60

Family Ticket (2 Adults & 2 or more children)

Chidren (under 5) Free  
Coach/Car Park charge per vehicle (for non-Castle visitors) £2.00  

Woodland walks are free.

The Private Apartments

Tours of the Private Apartments including the Broughshane Paintings are available from 22nd April to 11th May.There are two tours per day and places are limited to 20 per tour.It is strongly recommended that visitors pre-book to avoid disappointment on the day .For further information please phone 01499 302203.


A 20% discount is available on groups of 20 or more persons, as shown in the table above. Special arrangements can be made for school parties, details will be provided on application to the address below.

There is limited disabled access but every effort will be made to accommodate those who require assistance. Free entry for wheelchair users.

Further Information

Further details available on application to:

Argyll Estates Office
PA32 8XE
Tel : +44 (0) 1499 302203
Fax : +44 ( 0 ) 1499 302421
e-mail :

Inveraray Castle reserve the right to alter dates and times of admission and to refuse admission. Dogs are not admitted to the Castle and Gardens, guide dogs excepted.