Open 7 days a week from 9.30am to 5.30pm (last entry 4.30pm)
Welcome to Blair Castle, the ancient seat of the Dukes and Earls of Atholl. The castle enjoys one of Scotland’s finest settings in the heart of Highland Perthshire. Visit the castle and enjoy a tour of 30 rooms and the fascinating collections they contain.
One of the first private homes to open to the public in Scotland, Blair welcomes more visitors than any other. We hope you will enjoy this website and that you will find the opportunity to come and discover for yourself the castle, its extensive collections and beautiful gardens.
Due to events at the castle over the next few months, the following closure will be taking place:
Saturday 18 May- castle closed for private event (last entrance to castle tour at 1pm). The Tullibardine Restaurant will shut at 2pm and the castle grounds will remain open to the public until 5.30pm.
Like many Scottish castles, Blair Castle has a long and illustrious history, throughout which it has accumulated many fascinating historical artefacts, including antique furniture, art, period dress and arms and armour. Its unique heritage makes it an unforgettable venue for all kinds of functions, from corporate events and team-building activities to weddings and other family celebrations.
Blair Castle is one of the most accessible Scottish castles, with a variety of tours available for individuals, families and groups, including special themed castle tours which show off specific elements of the castle and its history. Family friendly and with plenty to see and do, Blair Castle makes an ideal destination for anyone looking for an interesting and fun day out in one of Scotland’s most popular attractions.
Find out more about the background and evolution of one of Scotland’s greatest historic castles.