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Opening Times & Admissions

2018 opening times and admissions, tour times and gift aid.

2018 Opening Times

Friday 30th March to Tuesday 30th October - 10.00 am to 5.30 pm
Wednesday 31st October - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm

Thursday 01 November - 11.00 am - 4.00 pm

Winter 2018 Opening times 

Friday 02 November to Sunday 02 December - the shop and cafe will be open from 10.00 am until 4 pm daily. 

Tours will take place at 11.00 am and 2 pm only. 

* Please note, due to reduced hours, visitors to the Crannog Community during November will experience the museum area, a tour of the Crannog roundhouse and some crafts & technologies together with complimentary tea and coffee.  

We are happy to accommodate groups at this time, please call us for further information. 

What to expect!

Your visit to the Scottish Crannog Centre includes a museum, the remarkable reconstructed crannog and living history area with hands-on demonstrations of ancient crafts and technologies.  Our team of enthusiastic, knowledgeable and friendly Iron Age Interpreters are here to help you.

Guided Tours

Guided tours take place throughout the day. If you wish to check times before you set off please call us. 


There is no need to book unless your group is more than 12 people.  

Last Tour Time - 4.15pm (effective until 30th October)

In order to enjoy a full tour of the centre, please ensure you arrive no later than 4.15pm.  Anyone arriving after this time may experience a shortened tour.

Standard Admissions

Children-£7.00 (aged 5-16)
Students-£9.00 (17 and over)
Families-from £32.00 (2+2)

Event Admissions

Admissions for our day-time events are as above, however, we do request that you kindly make a donation for taking out log boats on event days (subject to experience), participation in some of our demonstrations and workshops and for tasters of our food.  Donation boxes can be found throughout the site.  

Tickets for evening events are valid for the evening only and do not include daytime entrance to the Centre. 

Gift Aid

UK Tax Payers:  If you are a UK taxpayer, please consider Gift Aiding your admission fee, as a donation in lieu of the fee, to the Centre at no additional cost to yourself.  The process is simple, all you need to do is provide your postcode and signature on arrival!  Read more in our Donations

All Gift Aided tickets are valid for multiple returns for a period of 6 months following purchase and include entry to regular events.  However, they cannot be used for Midsummer Music on 21st June, Celts are Coming! on 5th & 6th August and Celtic Samhain - Spooks and Sacrifice on 31st October. 


There is free WiFi available to visitors.  Please ask staff for log-in details on arrival.  

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