Dean Castle Museum and Country Park
Dean Castle Country Park is a fantastic free day out for all the family. The country park, covering over 200 acres, is nestled in the heart of Kilmarnock and offers something for kids and adults alike to enjoy.
The Country Park boasts beautiful woodland walks, adventure playground, pets corner, visitor centre, tearoom, shop and a fantastic 14th century castle housing world class collections including historic weapons, armour and musical instruments.
Explore the park using scenic paths and trails - each season brings with it ever changing plants and wildlife that you might spy along the way.
Visit our urban farm area and meet some of the residents– Bruno, Lucy and Murron the kune kune pigs…
Park open all year round
Castle and Museum and Visitor Centre Opening
April - September - Daily 11am - 5pm
October - March - Wednesday - Sunday - 10am - 4pm
free. Some events may carry a charge