The National Trust for Scotland - North East
The National Trust for Scotland has a place for everyone - With 1 world heritage site, 16 islands, 76,000 hectares of countryside, 7 national nature reserves, 26 castles, palaces & country houses, 5 battle sites, 23 wedding venues, 35 gardens, 72 holiday properties, over 50,000 artifacts and 4 birthplaces of famous Scots, there truly is a place for everyone at the National Trust for Scotland. In Aberdeenshire alone the NTS has 9 fantastic properties - including castles, country houses and gardens.
Properties in Aberdeenshire
- Castle Fraser
- Craigievar Castle
- Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate
- Drum Castle, Garden & Estate
- Fyvie Castle
- Haddo House
- Leith Hall Graden & Estate
- Mar Lodge Estate
- Pitmedden Garden
Fyvie Castle Christmas Festival
30th Nov - 2nd Dec, 10am - 4pm
Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Fyvie Castle for the Christmas Festival. As ever we will have the castle decorated beautifully ready for the holidays. We will have (non alcoholic) mulled wine, festive music, Jenny's donkeys again making a special appearance on Saturday and Sunday - and of course Father Christmas himself.
£4 per person
Santa at Crathes Castle
15th, 16th, 21st (under 5's), 22nd & 23rd Dec
A visit to Father Christmas adds that little bit of magic to the festive period. The jolly man himself will be visiting Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate this year with his helpful elves.
See www.nts.org.uk for information on individual properties or join today to get FREE access to more than 100 visitor attractions in Scotland from only £16.50 per year or £1.45 per month
Win with Raring2go!
Everyone likes to receive goodies in the post don't they?! With our regular competitions you are always in with a great chance of winning (as long as you enter of course!) Head on over to our competitions page and see what is on offer this month-you need to be a member, but that's free and easy to do! Go on, what are you waiting for?! Get winning!
Write for Raring2go!
Do you want to have your voice heard, do you have something to say, be it funny, serious or helpful hints and tips? We love having contributors articles and blogs online. If you think Raring2go! is the right place for your work to be seen we would love to hear from you. You can read more about what we are looking for in our article by clicking here