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Stirling Castle
Castle Wynd
Tel: +44 (0) 1786 450 000
Email: Stirling Castle

Part of an artist's impression of the Queens bedchamber in the newly refurbished palace.

Gift Shops

Clan & Craft Gift Shop

The Clan & Craft Clearance Sale
Visit our Clan & Craft Gift Shop on the Castle Esplanade and bag the bargain of the century in our end of season clearance sale.

From toys and trinkets to clothing and homeware including great quality brands like Harris Tweed, Caroline Gardner and Johnstons of Elgin.

The Shop is open daily from 9.30am until 5pm with free entry and parking for up to 1 hour.

Harris Tweed handbagInterior of clan and craft shop

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 available to print out and take home, allowing you to celebrate your Scottish heritage.