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Events

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.

Animal Treasure Hunt

23rd, 24th, 25th May, 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

24th & 25th May, 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 …

Mini Beast Forage

Saturday, 6th June from 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Ever wondered what lurks beneath the fallen trees, under stones or even under a pile of leaves? Well, join us on a mini beast forage to find out what will you uncover on your adventure. Tubs …

Kids Workshop: Rock Bugs and Bugs Hotel

Saturday, 6th June from 2.30 - 3.30pm

Have you ever wanted your very own creepy crawlie? Well here is your chance. Come along to our workshop in Stableyard No.1 and create your own rock bug. You can also make a bug hotel …

Workshop: Butterfly Cakes and Butterfly Pegs

Sunday, 7th June from 11am to 12pm

If you love butterflies as much as our Rangers do, then come along to decorate your own butterfly cake and have a go at making a butterfly peg. £1.00 per child. Payment taken at the workshop …

Butterfly Bonanza

Sunday, 7th June from 1.30pm to 2.30pm

Part of National Insect Week. Whether it is the orange-tip, peacock or comma, you will discover a huge variety of butterflies in the gardens at Drumlanrig. Join a Ranger to see how many you can …

Junior Ranger Programme

Second Saturday of every month, 1pm to 4pm

Are you interested in wildlife, conservation and the great outdoors?  Are you aged 12 - 16 years old?  Then why not join The Buccleuch Rangers at Drumlanrig Castle for the Junior Ranger programme? Junior Rangers will be involved …

Hidden Heritage Tour

Monday, 15th June 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 …

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