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Arniston House

Door open days

8 September 2018 (1100 to 1500 hrs: tours on the hour)


Private family home of the Dundas family who acquired Arniston Estate in 1571.  Magnificent William Adam Palladian mansion begun in 1726.  Fine plasterwork, Scottish portraiture and other fascinating contents.  Beautiful country setting.


Key Information

Architect: William Adam

Building Date: 1726

Entry by guided tour only.

Tours on the hour from 1100 to 1500 hrs inclusive. 

Guided tours limited to principal, ground floor rooms only.  Tours strictly limited to 50 visitors, on a first come basis.  No booking necessary. 

Visitors are welcome to explore the grounds as part of the tour or independently at their leisure.  Grounds open 1000 to 1700 hrs. 

Please note that with regard to disabled access, the stairclimber is unsuitable for electric wheelchairs. 

Large print Guidebooks available.

Where to find us

  • SW of Gorebridge off B6372
  • Gorebridge
  • EH23 4RY