Castle Kennedy Gardens

Castle Kennedy Gardens
Stranraer, Wigtownshire, DG9 8SJ
  • Telephone 01581 400225
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 10am–5pm.
  • Email
  • Website www.castlekennedygardens.com
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Castle Kennedy Gardens

Castle Kennedy Gardens is one of Scotland's finest, set in 75 acres and offering something for everyone to enjoy. From spectacular flowering plants and exotic trees to beautiful scenery, scultptured landforms, magnificent walks and popular bird hides, the Gardens are a hidden treasure in South West Scotland and a perfect haven for relaxing and exploring.

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There are 8 events at this location

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Autumn Glory Guided Walk

The Head Gardener leads a guided tour of the gardens in all their autumnal splendour.

Wed 11 Oct

£5.50 (£4.50; Children £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Campfire Treats

Learn how to be safe around a fire with a garden ranger, and cook some campfire treats. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Outdoor clothing essential.

Wed 25 Oct

£5.50 (Over 65 £4.50; Family £12; Under 18s £2) / 01581 400225

All ranger events are an additional £1 per person per event.

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Heart Shaped Bird Feeders

Join the ranger to make a heart shaped bird feeder and learn all about seeds and what birds like to eat in the process.

Wed 18 Oct

£5.50 (Over 65 £4.50; Under 18s £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

All ranger events are an additional £1 per person per event.

  • 11:00 – 12:30

Late Summer Guided Walk

A tour of Castle Kennedy Gardens in the final stages of bloom.

Wed 27 Sep

£5.50 (£4.50; Children £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Moon Gazing

Learn a bit more about the moon with the help of a Biosphere Dark Sky Ranger and some astro-binoculars.

Fri 27 Oct

£10.50 / 01581 400225

  • 19:30

Nature Weaving

Create your own unique nature weaving using twigs, grasses, cones and feathers with the help of the Garden Ranger.

Wed 18 Oct

£5.50 (Over 65 £4.50; Under 18s £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

All Ranger Events are an additional £1 per person per event.

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Orienteering

Join the ranger to learn some new skills in reading maps and using compasses to find your way around the gardens

Wed 25 Oct

£5.50 (Over 65 £4.50; Under 18s £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

All ranger events are an additional £1 per person per event.

  • 11:00 – 12:30

Pumpkin Trail

Hunt for pumpkins and prizes at Castle Kennedy Gardens' Pumpkin Trail.

Sat 14 Oct

£5.50 (£4.50; Children £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 15 Oct

£5.50 (£4.50; Children £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 16 Oct

£5.50 (£4.50; Children £2; Family £12) / 01581 400225

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 13 more dates until 29 Oct

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