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Craigtoun Country Park

by St Andrews

Originally laid out as parkland attached to Mount Melville House - the house itself is now part of the Dukes Golf Course - Craigtoun has been operated as a country park since 1947. Much of the formal design - including the avenue of Lawson Cypress, the Italian Garden and the much loved Dutch Village - are part of the original design.Craigtoun has a great deal to offer visitors of all ages. Younger visitors will enjoy the adventure playground, miniature railway, Crazy Golf, Putting, trampolines and bouncy castle, while older visitors will appreciate the formal gardens and the glasshouses. Everyone will enjoy a trip round the park in Puffing Billy and a cup of tea, ice dream or a full lunch in the warm and inviting cafe.

Opening Times

The Craigtoun Amenities will run from Friday 30th March 2018 as follows:

Monday – Saturday: 1000 – 1700 hrs
Sunday: 1100 – 1700 hrs

Friday 30th March – Sunday 15th April: Open Daily
Saturday 21st April - Sunday 27th May: Weekends Only
Saturday 2nd June – Monday 27th August: Open Daily
Saturday 1st September – Sunday 30th September: Weekends Only
Saturday 6th - Sunday 21st October inclusive: Open Daily

Pricing Details

Entrance to the park itself and parking is free of charge. Visitors pay for our seasonal paid attractions only as follows:

Ticket prices valid for 2018
Individual ride ticket (under 3s free) - £1.50
Buy 10 get one free, block of eleven tickets - £15.00
Day Ticket Individual (under 3s free) - £8.00
Day Ticket Group of three - £22.00
Day Ticket Group of four - £25.00
Day Ticket (additional group member) - £5.00

Season Tickets are also available from £30.00

Trip Advisor



Visit Scotland
4 Stars


Craigtoun Country Park

Mount Melville
by St Andrews
KY16 8NX
Phone: 01334 472 013
Website: http://www.friendsofcraigtoun.or...
Craigtoun Country Park
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2 miles south west of St Andrews. Off A915.

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