Please Support Us

Maintenance of the castle and vital restorative work would not be possible without your generous support. Please join us as a Friend, Patron or give a donation to pledge your support.

Thirlestane Friends - £150-£1,500 annually

Benefits include:

  • Unlimited free entry to the castle and grounds during normal opening times for you and a guest
  • 10% discount in the Gift Shop and Maitland Tea Room
  • A private tour, including access to closed areas not seen by the public
  • Invitations to some events held at Thirlestane
  • 10% discount on use of the castle for private hire 

Thirlestane Patrons - £1,500+ annually

Benefits include all of the above plus:

  • Acknowledgement on the website and in other Thirlestane Castle literature
  • Invitation to a drinks party
  • 20% discount on event hire

We would be delighted to discuss any other amount with you on a private and confidential basis. We also offer Sponsorship opportunitites and legacies, for more information, contact 

Thirlestane Castle Trust is extremely grateful for any donation – large or small. Call: 01578 722430 to donate over the phone.

We also welcome volunteers for those who wish to offer their time and help at the Castle. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer we would love to hear from you, email