In response to COVID-19, we have taken the decision to cancel all public events and activity through to the end of June 2020 with immediate effect. If you are affected we will be in contact in due course. We ask for your patience whilst we process all the relevant bookings and arrangements. If you do have any immediate queries or do not hear from us then please email If the situation changes in any way we will make a further statement.
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Tours. Please note that entry to the main house is by guided tour only. Tours daily throughout the Summer season, with weekends only during the Winter season. Please note that dates and timings given are for guidance and are subject to change. We recommend pre-booking. If in doubt please check the website or call 01290 421742 for latest details.

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Please select the event you would like to book tickets for.

  • In addition to the Principal Floor, this in-depth 90 minute tour provides extended access to the interiors.

  • A 60 minute tour presenting the highlights of the collection, the history of the house and its owners.

  • Our monthly tour focusing on the fine paintings displayed throughout the House.

  • Our bi-annual tour on the spring and autumn equinox concentrating on the extensive clock collection and Grand Orrery. Limited to 14 people per tour.

  • Join our head guide or a senior guide on this monthly tour as they focus onThomas Chippendale, his life, work and the Dumfries House collection.