Tours. Please follow the steps below to book a guided tour or event.

Step 1

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

  • This in-depth 90 minute tour provides extended access to the House and its collections.

  • A 60 minute tour presenting the highlights of the collection and the history of the House.

  • An Art Tour focusing on the fine paintings displayed throughout the House. Sundays 5th May, 4th Aug or 27th Oct.

  • Focusing on the clock collection and Grand Orrery of Dumfries House. Saturday 20th April or Sundays 16th June, 25th August and 6th Oct.

  • A 30min taster tour of Dumfries House at 1pm.

  • A 30min taster tour of Dumfries House in support of the Boswell Book Festival. 11th and 12th May.

  • Join our Head Guide or a Senior Guide on this occasional tour which focusses on Thomas Chippendale, his life, work and the Dumfries House collection. Sunday 7th April, Monday 13th May, Sunday 7th July.

  • Enjoy a night of fine Italian cuisine. Enjoy a welcome drink, followed by a five course meal featuring Venison Carpaccio, Halibut and Langoustine Linguine and other exquisite delights. Accompanying Italian wine flight available to purchase on the night.

  • Understand the flavours and profiles of a selection of whiskies from across the country, with a Whisky expert guiding you through the evening, and a hearty two course Scottish meal to enjoy alongside.