Saturday 28th September

Due to a private event, last entry to the Palace will be at 11.00am today. Our Grounds, Maze, Coffee Shop and Gift Shops will remain open for your enjoyment.

If you have already booked tickets, these can be used another day.



Friday 11th October

Join us today when we will have a wonderful falconry display by the renowned Raptor World. These magnificent birds will be on display from 12.00 noon until 4.00 pm on the lawns in front of the Palace. There will be a fantastic flying display at 2.00pm.

Sunday 20th October

To celebrate the Scottish Tree Festival 2019, we invite you to join us for an exclusive tour of our tree collection at 11.00 am on Sunday 20th October.


  1. Palace Young Apprentice following in the steps of Scone's famous plant hunter

    18 September 2019

    Kieran Bruce, a budding young apprentice gardener from Craigie in Perth, has been awarded an exclusive gardening apprenticeship place through Rural Skills Scotland Modern Apprenticeship scheme at Scone Palace Estate. The prestigious apprenticeship sets young Kieran on a career path that was also the starting point for one of Scotland's most famous plant hunters, David Douglas, best known for his namesake the Douglas Fir, who also started work as an apprentice to the head gardener at Scone Palace in the early 1800s.

  2. Schöffel Country awards Scone Game Fair Challenge Winners new season coats

    12 September 2019

    Defending Champions Mansfield Estate Retains title at the GWCT Scottish Game Fair, in the Algo Estates Challenge, sponsored by Schöffel Country.

  3. Specialist work inside Scone Palace chapel restores historic alabaster monument

    30 July 2019

    Specialist work to restore the intricate alabaster monument in Scone Palace’s gothic chapel has been completed. A four week project, this is the first time the monument has undergone restoration work since 1921.