Visitor Information

OCTOBER OFFER - Child Gardens Admission is FREE 

The Murray Star Maze is closed until the 1st of November, we are busy preparing for Spirits of Scone and the Maze is part of the spooky trail.

We are delighted to announce that the Palace and Gardens are now open! Guided tours of the Palace are available and must be booked in advance. Our Food Shop, Gift Shop and Old Servants' Hall Coffee Shop are also open, as are all toilet facilities. 

We are currently open every day from 10am until 5pm, with guided tours available throughout the day (please check our 'Buy Tickets' page for details). 

We want to ensure that you have an enjoyable and safe visit, and ask that you follow all instructions whilst on site.

Please check the Government guidance before visiting on: www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-on-travel-and-transport/#exceptions

 

Important update re: Coronavirus (Covid-19)

We continue to monitor the situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19) and adapt to any changes in restrictions.

We want to assure our visitors that safety is of the utmost importance and the health of all our staff, volunteers and visitors is paramount. We will be giving you a warm welcome at a distance.

Therefore, we have put the following measures in place:

Help us keep you safe 
  • You should not enter the Gardens if you think you have COVID-19 symptoms
  • Please buy your tickets online in advance.  Once on site only card payments will be accepted. 
  • Please maintain a polite distance between yourself and other visitors
  • Regularly wash your hands and avoid touching your face. Check the NHS guidelines for more information
  • Come prepared with your own hand sanitiser, tissues, and contactless ways to pay
  • We have provided hand sanitizers stations at key points, please help us by using these if you don’t have your own

There are over 100 acres of Gardens and Grounds at Scone Palace and there is plenty of room to social distance. When you arrive, you will be provided with a map of the grounds to help you get around.

Toilet facilities are available within the Palace. Disabled toilet facilities are also available. 

We have a selection of hot and cold food items available, including specialist coffee, famous Scone Scones and traybakes. Hot food is served until 3pm.

There is our picnic area available near the car park, but we ask you to please take your own litter home.

Bicycles, scooter, footballs etc are not allowed in the grounds.

Dogs are always very welcome at Scone Palace Gardens but must be kept on leads at all times. Dogs (other than Assistance Dogs) are not allowed in the Palace itself.

The Murray Star Maze is included in your gardens ticket. Please ensure you keep a polite ditance between yourself and other parties whilst walking through the Maze. 

Please follow our Facebook Https:www.facebook.com/sconepalace and Instagram:Https://www.instagram.com/sconepalace/ pages for updates, as these will be the first means of communicating any new information

Any queries regarding existing bookings please get in touch on help@scone-palace.co.uk to discuss rearranging your bookings or other options.  We are a small team so please bear with us for the next few weeks if we take slightly longer than usual to get back to you.

We look forward to welcoming you to Scone Palace and Gardens very soon.

 

Scone Palace is one of Scotland's favourite visitor attractions and offers a great day out for all; with a variety of things to see and do, outdoor activities, gift shops and coffee shop. 

Opening Times 

We are delighted to announce that the Palace and Gardens are now open! Guided tours of the Palace are available and must be booked in advance. Our Food Shop, Gift Shop and Old Servants' Hall Coffee Shop are also open, as are all toilet facilities. 

We want to ensure that you have an enjoyable and safe visit, and ask that you follow all instructions whilst on site.

We are currently open every day from 10am until 5pm, with guided tours available throughout the day (please check our 'Buy Tickets' page for details). 

Please check the Government guidance before visiting on: www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-on-travel-and-transport/#exceptions

Coffee Shop 

The Old Kitchen Coffee Shop is open and offers a range of hot and cold drinks and food items, tray bakes, soup and, of course, our famous Scone scone!