The quintessential island castle, Brodick provides the perfect family day out, with something for all ages. Inside, discover its many treasures in spectacular rooms teeming with history. Outside, explore formal gardens, woodland, waterfalls, bathing pools, a summer house and our brand-new Isle Be Wild adventure playground.
From the gardens you can enjoy spectacular views over Brodick Bay to the Ayrshire coast. The country park has over 10 miles of waymarked trails and abundant wildlife.
Dramatically set against the backdrop of Goat Fell Mountain, on the Isle of Arran, the grand castle has stunning views over Brodick Bay to the Firth of Clyde. The grounds and surroundings are worthy of a visit alone – from the landscaped gardens to the woodland trails, there’s plenty to explore outdoors in Britain’s only island country park.
Brodick Castle is renowned for its impressive collections of period furniture, silverware, porcelain, paintings and sporting trophies, and was the ancient seat of the Dukes of Hamilton.
There have been many supernatural stories associated with Brodick Castle including the sightings of a grey lady and tales of a white hart that foreshadows the death of an old clan chief.