Join our Tour Guide Team

We are looking for some fantastic new volunteers to join our tour guide team 🏰 If you have a passion for history and would like to meet and share this …

Dundonald Castle is OPEN!

Friends of Dundonald Castle SCIO (SC031541) are delighted that Dundonald Castle, one of Ayrshire’s premier cultural attractions is now open. Dundonald Castle is the first partnership site to be reopened …

650 Stone Painting Challenge

2021 marks 650 years of Royal Dundonald Castle and commemorates the beginning of the reign of King Robert II who was the first Stewart Monarch. To celebrate, the Friends of …

Funding Success: Historic Environment Recovery Fund

Friends of Dundonald Castle SCIO (SC013541), are absolutely delighted to have received funding on behalf of the Historic Environment Recovery Fund allocated by Scottish Government and Historic Environment Scotland. We …

Early Christmas Closure

In response to the Scottish Government’s announcement earlier today, FODC have made the tough decision to close the Visitor Center from 4pm tomorrow. Dundonald Castle remains closed for maintenance. We …

Reopening Dec 12th 2020

We’re reopening to visitors from Sat 12th Dec Our opening times will be 11am-4pm daily but we will remain CLOSED on Wednesdays. Pre-booking is not required to pop in to …