Dalkeith Country Park

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Dalkeith Country Park
King's Gate Road, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 1ST
  • Telephone 0131 654 1666
  • Seasonal times Closed 25 & 26 Dec and 1 Jan.
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  • Website www.dalkeithcountrypark.co.uk
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Covid-19 precautions

At Dalkeith Country Park, Fort Douglas and Restoration Yard, the safety of our customers and colleagues is our number one priority. Read on to find out more.

Protection Level for Midlothian: Dalkeith Country Park is currently in Level 4. Fort Douglas and The Foodhall in The Store at Restoration Yard are open. The Kitchen and the rest of The Store remain closed, but will re-open on Monday 26th April. Takeaway treats are available from The Kitchen To Go at Restoration Yard every day from 9.30am.

King’s Gate and Town Gate are open to pedestrians and vehicles for local access only, seven days a week. Please respect social distancing and government guidance on social mixing. Thank you.
Last updated: 20 April 2021

Dalkeith Country Park

Five miles from Edinburgh city centre, Dalkeith Country Estate is home to some beautiful woodland, with bluebell walks, riverside trails, cycle tracks and picnic areas for families to enjoy. There’s also an excellent adventure park, with giant slides, tree tip walkways, rope swings and its famous flying fox zip slide.

Five miles from Edinburgh city centre, Dalkeith Country Estate is home to some beautiful woodland, with bluebell walks, riverside trails, cycle tracks and picnic areas for families to enjoy. There’s also the excellent Fort Douglas Adventure Playground, with giant slides, tree top walkways, rope swings and its famous flying fox zip slide.

Opened in July 2016, the brand new Dalkeith Country Park is an experience unlike any other. You can find the magical new Fort Douglas Adventure Playground alongside Restoration Yard, that holds The Kitchen Restautrant, the store and wellbeing lab wellbeing lab in the former stableyard which has been lovingly restored to create a truly special day out.

There's also the wider park to explore with waymarked walking and cycling trails to suit the whole family and special events too. Explore the Old Oak Wood with trees over 900 years old, enjoy a picnic in one of the areas we've created, or simply breathe in the fresh air of this beautiful country park, which you'll find hard to believe is just a few miles from Edinburgh's city centre.

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Events at this venue

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Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Midstock Festival 2022

Amazing venue and amazing music in the heart of Midlothian - just add amazing people for the biggest small festival in Scotland.

Fri 27 May 2022

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 654 1666

Sat 28 May 2022

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 654 1666

Midstock Festival 2022

At the heart of Midstock festival there’s local people bringing you a variety of music, food and drink and loads of fun; what more could you want on a lovely June day? Midstock invites families, music-lovers and party animals alike to Dalkeith Country Park to enjoy the late-summer sunshine with us.

Fri 27 May 2022

£9.99 / 0131 654 1666

Sat 28 May 2022

Times to be confirmed / £9.99 / 0131 654 1666

Out East Festival

Family-friendly summertime festival on the grounds of Gosford House in East Lothian, featuring a vibrant programme of music, arts and culture. The 2021 festival will be socially distanced and boast performances by Sister Sledge, Glasvegas, The Futureheads, Callum Beattie, Ministry of Sound Classical, Clean Bandit, Tinchy…

Sat 6 Aug 2022

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 654 1666

Sun 7 Aug 2022

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 654 1666

Spectacle of Light at Dalkeith Country Park

Welcome to Dalkeith Country Park’s festive light experience, the magical after-dark family adventure! After the success of our 2020 event, we’re excited to launch Spectacle of Light 2021. Immerse yourself in the light and sparkle of Fort Douglas and it’s surroundings. From the tree top viewing platforms, enjoy the carpet…

Sat 4 Dec

0131 322 2566

Sun 5 Dec

0131 322 2566

Mon 6 Dec

0131 322 2566

…and 27 more dates until 2 Jan 2022