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Glenkindie House

Glenkindie, Alford AB33 8SU
Christopher and Camille Bently
Current Openings:
Friday 30 August, 10am - 2pm (2024)
Admission £10.00, children free.
Nominated charity: The Silver Circle 60%.
Description: Glenkindie House was a 16th century castle remodelled in the 1900s. The walled gardens are laid out in the Victorian Arts & Crafts style with herbaceous borders, a magnificent rhododendron shrubbery, specimen trees and rose beds. There is a fine collection of unusual yew topiary depicting teddy bears, chess pieces and characters from Alice in Wonderland. Visitors can also enjoy a stroll around the pond to view the 17th century dovecot.

Directions: On the A97 Alford/Strathdon road, 12 miles west of Alford. Entrance to Glenkindie House is through the main gates, free parking available near the gardens.

Other details: Admission £10 including refreshments, children free, no dogs except service dogs. Toilet and disabled toilet facilities available. There will also be a RAFFLE on both days in aid of The Silver Circle and Scotland's Gardens Scheme. There will also be an excellent display of Bonsai trees.

Past Openings:
Thursday 18 July, 10am - 2pm (2024)
Admission £10.00, children free.
Nominated charity: The Silver Circle 60%.
The listing location on a map.
Past Openings:
Thursday 18 July, 10am - 2pm (2024)
Admission £10.00, children free.
Nominated charity: The Silver Circle 60%.