Alford's Kildrummy Castle plans to reopen next month

Kildrummy Castle in Alford will welcome back visitors from Monday, June 21 as Historic Environment Scotland (HES) announces reopening dates for further sites throughout the country.

Thursday, 27th May 2021, 7:00 am
Updated Thursday, 27th May 2021, 9:20 am
Kildrummy Castle will soon be open to the public again. Photo © Anne Burgess (cc-by-sa/2.0)

Dubbed the ‘the noblest of northern castles’, the 13th century castle was the stronghold of the mighty earls of Mar .

Alex Paterson, chief executive of HES said: "With over 5,000 years of history in our care, we’ve adopted a phased approach to reopening.

"We are now looking forward to welcoming visitors back to even more sites, providing further opportunity to enjoy Scotland’s diverse and globally renowned historic environment.”