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As from today, 23rd March, Kelburn Country Centre will be closed until further notice in line with Government recommendations and the safety of the public. All car parks will be locked and we ask any walkers to refrain from accessing the country centre area and the residential homes.

Our Easter program has taken into consideration the public concern for Coronavirus.  

At this time we are monitoring guidelines from government and industry.  We certainly hope to welcome many of you to Kelburn this Easter and we will keep updating you via the webpage and facebook.  In terms of prebought tickets please hold off contacting us as we will contact you directly with any significant changes. Kelburn is well placed to provide an outdoor experience, and have a creative offering which avoids queing and group activities.  Onsite, we have hand washing facilities and a regular cleaning schedule in place. (posted 18th March, 1630hrs by Jo Turner Centre Manager)

Please view our extended statement on Coronavirus here

REFUND AND TRANSFER CONCERNS
Kelburn is currently continuing with business as normal.  Should we experience a forced closure due to Coronavirus, any pre-bought tickets will not be refunded, but your ticket will remain valid for the full 2020 season. Customers will be able to contact our team to select a forthcoming event or day visit.  Where there is a variance in value, this will be addressed.

LATEST EVENTS

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Kelburn Garden Party: 3 - 6 July 2020
Kelburn Garden Party: 3 - 6 July 2020
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“Had an absolutely brilliant day at the Kelburn estate today, the Secret Forest was brilliant, my two girls loved it and so did the adults. Nature trail, parks and facilities were fantastic and we will most definitely be back.”

“Excellent place for a family day out! I doubt we even scratched the surface…loads to see! Beautiful and enchanting.” 

SECRET FOREST

Find the entrance and immerse yourself in the Secret Forest. Filled with magic and adventure you never know what creatures you will meet along the way.

GLEN & GARDENS

The grounds have much to offer, why not look for some of our special features while you enjoy a walk in the great outdoors.

PLAY

Check out our outdoor play areas, from the adventure park to the wild western saloon. Or why not play in our indoor play barn.

GRAFFITI CASTLE

Built around 1143, our vibrant historic rural castle is decorated in the transient art form of Brazilian graffiti, an eye-catching bit of history to go and visit.

WEDDINGS

One of Scotland’s most beautiful natural woodlands and glen, Kelburn offers you the perfect setting for that memorable day.

TRAILS & WALKS

Explore Kelburn’s grounds following one of our many spectacular walks, where you can take in the views and nature.

GLAMPING

Escape to beautiful Kelburn Estate and stay in our stunning glamping yurts.

HORSE RIDING

Kelburn is one of the largest riding centres in the west of Scotland, providing all that is necessary for beginners to accomplished riders.

ABOUT KELBURN ESTATE


Based around a 13th Century castle that’s had an amazing makeover courtesy of a team of Brazilian artists, the estate near Largs, Ayrshire also features dramatic walks, breathtaking gardens and many features of historical interest. Kelburn Castle is currently having restoration work carried out.  Elements of this project will be concluded later this year and will help preserve the Castle for many years to come. The work includes re-roofing the building and doing internal structural works. The owners have funded this project and received support from Historic Environment Scotland due to the Castle’s historic importance. Some 2000 acres is rough moorland, and 1500 acres of the better land is contained within a 7ft wall that encircles the heart of the estate.