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Snowdrop Weekend

Discover a carpet of snowdrops covering the woodland floors.
Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd February 2020. 10.30am - 4pm.


A new year, a new you

Enjoy the great outdoors at Floors Castle in 2020. With beautiful gardens to explore, expansive grounds to run through, riverside walks to enjoy with the dog and a meandering cycle path that is perfect for a family bike ride, there's no better place to relax and unwind.


Treat yourself this January

Discover our collection of beautiful giftware and treat yourself to homemade produce from our Gift Shop and Deli located within the Terrace Café.


Winter menu – now available at the Terrace Café

The Terrace Café is the perfect spot for a bite to eat during the winter months. Enjoy delicious home made meals and home baking in our cosy tea room before taking a stroll around the walled garden.


Winner ‘Best Visitor Experience’ Award 2019

We are delighted to announce that Floors Castle & Gardens has WON Association of Scottish Visitor Attractions “Best Visitor Experience” Award 2019. Entries for the award, sponsored by The Royal Yacht Britannia, were received from visitor attractions across Scotland, all of whom were then visited by members of Britannia’s management team to see if they were delivering what they promised in their entry forms.


Online Booking now open! Meet Father Christmas at Floors this December

Wednesday 4th - Sunday 8th December and Wednesday 11th - Sunday 15th December. 10am – 11am each day.

Children are invited to a very special event this Christmas. Father Christmas will be taking time out of his busy schedule to stop by the beautiful Queens House within the Walled Garden at Floors. Built for Queen Victoria when she visited the Castle in 1867, this enchanting festive setting is the perfect place for this special occasion.


Picture Perfect Mini Portrait Sessions

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd November, 10am - 4pm

This festive season we are welcoming the talented professional photographer, Jenny Fozzard, to Floors. Jenny will be running Picture Perfect Portrait Sessions in the beautiful Queens House during our pop-up shopping event weekend.

Set within the Walled Garden, this tea house was built for Queen Victoria’s visit in 1867 and will make a lovely backdrop for special photos. A great Christmas gift idea.


Spooky Stories

Monday 21st October, 10.30am and 11.30am

Pre-school - Primary 2 children are invited to our Spooky Stories event in the Queens House this half term. Located within the beautiful walled garden at Floors Castle and opening its doors exclusively for this event, this pretty summerhouse was built as a place for Queen Victoria to enjoy a cup of tea during her visit to Floors in 1867.


Pop-Up Christmas Shopping Event

Saturday 2nd - Sunday 3rd November, 10am - 4pm

Step into the festive season with our first ever pop-up shopping event. The perfect opportunity to start the Christmas shopping and find special gifts for family and friends. Beautiful homeware, stocking fillers, gourmet hampers bursting with homemade Castle produce and handmade Christmas goodies are just some of the delights available.


The perfect time of year for a day out at Floors

October is almost here, however the autumnal gardens and grounds at Floors are looking as beautiful as ever. Until the end of September the Castle and grounds will still be open daily. There is so much to discover and enjoy; start planning your day out today...


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