The Clan & Craft Gift Shop
Our Clan & Craft Gift Shop on the castle esplanade has been made over into a lifestyle store with new lines across homeware, clothing and food & drink. With a huge choice of products ranging from Harris Tweed to Cath Kidston, there’s something for every occasion and budget.
Admission is free and shoppers can park on the esplanade for up to an hour during February and March.
Palace Gift Shop
Formerly the Book + Whisky Shop, the new Palace Gift Shop offers a wide range of luxury gifts and new exclusive merchandise, reflecting the newly opened Palace interior. You will find our full tapestry range based on the Hunt of the Unicorn Series of tapestries on display in the Palace, including many items exclusive to Historic Scotland.
Other exclusive items include gifts of the Stirling Heads, jewellery inspired by the Renaissance pieces once worn by James and Mary, including a splendid Mary of Guise necklace and a children's range inspired by the endearing Stirling Mice.
The Courtyard Gift Shop
Once the Castle's cart shed, the Courtyard Shop has been redesigned to reflect its origins. Formerly the Main Gift Shop it stocks a wide range of gifts and souvenirs to remind you of your day. It also stocks a wide range of jewellery, textiles, ceramics and books. There is certainly something to suit everyone - a gift for you, family and friends.
Trace your ancestry
We also offer our visitors the chance to "trace" their ancestry. There is a Genealogy PC with over 150,000 names in its database. A variety of genealogical scrolls are avaiable to print out and take home, allowing you to celebrate your Scottish heritage.