Set in rolling Ayrshire parkland, Rowallan Castle is a hidden gem.
Located in the picturesque hills of the Ayrshire countryside, Rowallan Castle is situated about 3 miles north of Kilmarnock. The castle, which dates back to the 16th century was home to an important Ayrshire family, the Muirs, who counted writers, historians, composers and builders amongst their ranks.
Pre-book a tour and you can roam the grounds or wander round the great halls in this impressive building.
Very occasionally the property has to close at short notice due to adverse weather conditions or other reasons out with our control. Please check the Historic Scotland closures page for any unexpected site closures www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/hsclosure. You can also follow closure tweets from @welovehistory using #hsclosure. Alternatively please call the site before setting off to check they are open.