Visitor Centre & Shop. An ideal first port of call on your visit to Dumfries House.


Here, you can pick up a map of the Estate, book your tour and find out about the day’s activities. The shop has a wide choice of wee reminders of your visit, with prices to suit every pocket, from our locally produced jam to even a traditional crook for when you walk the grounds. You’ll find the Centre next to the Coach House Café, where you can take a scone and a coffee while you wait for your tour to begin, or after your visit before you go home. The Dumfries House Visitor Centre staff will always greet you with a smile and help in any way they can to make your visit memorable.

The Visitor Centre is open on Monday to Friday from 11am-3pm and on weekends at 10am-4pm. It will close for Christmas on December 22, 2023 and reopen for the new year on January 6, 2024. From January until Spring, The Visitor Centre will be open only on weekends at 10am-4pm.