Blackness Castle

Blackness Castle Blackness Castle

Blackness, Linlithgow EH49 7NH, United Kingdom

Blackness Castle is a 15th-century fortress, near the village of Blackness, Scotland, on the south shore of the Firth of Forth.


  • Learn more about the Crichtons: one of Scotland’s most powerful families
  • Climb the towers and curtain wall
  • Explore the castle itself

Opening Times

1 Apr to 30 Sept: Daily, 9.30am to 5.30pm 
1 Oct to 31 Mar: Daily, 10am to 4pm 


Adult: £6.00, Child (5-15 yrs): £3.60

Services & facilities

  • Toilets
  • Parking
  • Assistance dogs are welcome
  • Café
  • Picnic area
  • Gift shop
  • Water bottle refill
  • Bus parking
  • Bicycle rack


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