Event Archive - Drumlanrig CastleDrumlanrig Castle


Discover what’s on at the Castle throughout the year.

You can enjoy a whole range of events all year round at Drumlanrig Castle whether you are looking for something energetic or relaxing. Why not sign up for our newsletter to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the exciting events here at Drumlanrig.

Open-Air Theatre: The Three Musketeers

Wednesday, 8th July. Gates open 5pm, performance at 6pm.

All for One; One for All! Young D’Artagnan is desperate to join Athos, Porthos and Aramis as an elite Musketeer of the King’s Guard. But are his swashbuckling credentials sufficient? Find out as the fearless …

Animal Treasure Hunt

Monday 13th to Tuesday 14th July, 11am - 4pm

Ever wondered what animals are lurking in the gardens of Drumlanrig? Why not pick up an Animal Treasure Hunt sheet and find out? Follow the arrows around the garden to find all the hidden animals …

Workshop: Animal Collages

Monday, 13th to Tuesday 14th July. 1.30pm-2.30pm.

Completed the Animal Treasure Hunt? Now make a collage of an animal found on the Estate, using leaves, moss, feathers and other things our Rangers have found in the woods. For further information and booking, please contact …

Open-Air Theatre: The Taming of the Shrew

Wednesday, 22nd July 2015. Gates open at 5pm. Performance from 6pm.

Everyone wants to marry mild-mannered Bianca. No-one wants to marry her acid-tongued older sister Kate. Their father won’t let anyone marry Bianca until a husband can be found for Kate – but no-one knows anyone …

Hidden Heritage Tour

Thursday, 23rd July at 1pm

Join one of our Rangers on a tour of Drumlanrig Castle and Estate to discover the hidden heritage. Learn about all the forgotten history and mysteries of the area and have the unique chance to …

Mud Faces & Collages

Sunday, 26th July. 11am-12pm.

International Mud Day! Lets get muddy! Come and join a Ranger in the Drumlanrig Woods to create weird and wonderful mud faces and nature collages. This activity is included in the Estate entry fee, although booking …

Mini Beast Forage

Wednesday, 29th July. 1pm-2pm.

Its creepy crawlie time again! Come and join a Ranger for an afternoon of discovery as we try to find a variety of mini-beasts in the gardens at Drumlanrig Castle. What will you uncover lurking …

Workshop: Insect Wristbands and Bug Hotels

Wednesday, 29th July. 2.30pm-3.30pm

You can never have too many mini-beasts! Once you have had a go at our Mini Beast Forage, come along to Stableyard No. 1 and create your very own insect wristband and bug hotel. Price: £1.00 per …