Scone Palace is one of the most popular and iconic visitor attractions in Scotland offering an array of unique, historic and cultural experiences.
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    Perth and Kinross,

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Scone Palace

Scone Palace is one of Scotland’s most popular and iconic visitor attractions offering an array of unique, historic and cultural experiences.

Steeped in history, discover over a thousand years of history inside the Palace walls where many Scottish Kings of the past, from Robert the Bruce to Macbeth, were crowned. Expert guides are on hand to bring the stories of the Stone of Scone on Moot Hill, the Long Gallery where Queen Victoria witnessed an early demonstration of Curling, and many other historic events to life during your visit.

Enjoy yhe palaces outstanding offering in the Old Kitchen Coffee Shop where delicious home grown produce from the Palace’s Kitchen Garden is available for visitors to enjoy, as well as traditional freshly baked scones from Scone. Then, pick up a gift or memento, including a range of culinary produce and over 40 single malt whiskies, in the Scone Palace Gift Shop.

Outside, there are over 100 acres of spectacular grounds and world-class gardens to enjoy in the land of David Douglas, one of Scotland’s most famous plant hunters who once worked as a gardener at Scone Palace. There’s also an adventure playground and a star shaped maze.

During the winter, from November to March, visitors have free access to the Palace grounds and Coffee Shop every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10.00am-4.00pm. 

Mothers Day Afternoon Tea at Scone Palace

31st
MARCH
2019
Treat your mum this Mother's Day to Afternoon Tea at the Palace! Scone Palace are serving up an Afternoon tea fit for royalty this Mothers Day.

Falconry Friday

Various Fridays in Summer
For all keen birdwatchers - Scone Palace have a treat for you!

Paws at the Palace

30th
JUNE
2019
Scone Palace, one of Scotland's favourite visitor attractions, has invited dogs and their owners to an exclusive summer event where four-legged friends will get the royal treatment.

Spirits of Scone Halloween

25th
OCT -
31 OCT
BIGGER, DARKER AND SCARIER THAN BEFORE....

Galloway Antiques Fair

8th
NOV -
10 NOV
The ever-popular Galloway Antiques Fair will be making a welcome return to Scone Palace from 8th - 10th November.

Christmas Carol Concert at Scone Palace

12th
DECEMBER
2019
The Perth Fair City Singers head to Scone Palace for an unforgettable Christmas Carol Concert to get you in the festive spirit.

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