In addition to the Principal Floor, this in-depth tour provides extended access to the interiors.
This tour presents the highlights of the collection, the history of the house and its owners.
A tour of the House focusing on the fine paintings displayed throughout the House.
FARM TOUR FRIDAY
Enjoy a guided tour around Valentin's Education Farm with a member of the DH Farm Education Staff. Please do not access the Education Farm via the Home Farm entrance - follow signage for the meeting point opposite the outdoor education centre
Beginner Millinery Course.
This 3 day millinery course will introduce you to the wonderful world of millinery. 12th-14th Aug.
Doukin in The Dark
Evening swim from 9pm - Midnight with Aqua Gym session at 10pm included. (Over 18's only)
The Chippendale tour
Join our head guide or a senior guide as they focus onThomas Chippendale, his life, work and the Dumfries House collection.
Curator's Choice: Clock Making in Georgian Times
Join Iain Hair, Dumfries House Horologist - Thursday 25th July
Feather Flower Making Workshop
This half day workshop will introduce you to the art of feather shaping, curling and assembly of a peony flower. Thurs 15th Aug.
Curator's Choice: Mount Stuart – Treasures from the Bute Collection
With Charlotte Rostek, Head of Collections at Mount Stuart and Dumfries House Curator Emerita - Thursday 22nd August
Curator's Choice: Being authentic - restoring historic buildings and their interiors
With Michael Davis, Architectural Historian - Thursday 26th September
Curator's Choice: Contrasting Commissions - Furniture for Dumfries House, Buckingham House and St James' Palace.
With Rufus Bird, Surveyor of Queen's works of Art, Royal Collection Trust - Thursday 24th October.
Learn the art of manipulating ribbon. Make a hat, a headband or a standalone piece. Fri 16th Aug.