Visit Dalmeny House

Dalmeny House lies just West of Edinburgh, between South Queensferry and Cramond. A fascinating day-out of antiques, treasures & Gothic Architecture awaits you.

Our guided tours illuminate the history of the place, the Architecture and the family who live here.

Curious objects and the people who used them are brought to life through countless stories and intrigues. Famous artworks and exquisite furniture abound. Our tours provide a unique insight into life throughout the long history of Dalmeny and the Rosebery and Rothschild collections.

Visiting times & prices

Opening Times

Dalmeny House will open to visitors during the months of June & July from Sundays to Wednesdays.

Opening hours 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm.  Entry is by Guided Tour only, tours are at 2.15pm and 3.30pm.

Outside these times, guided tours, with optional refreshments, are available to groups by prior arrangement.

Admission

Adult: £10.00
Child: (10-16): £6.50
OAP: £9.00
Student: £9.00
Groups (20+ by appointment only): £9.00

Contact Us

The Administrator
Dalmeny House
South Queensferry
EH30 9TQ

Tel: +44/ (0)131 331 1888
Fax: +44/ (0)131 331 1788
E-mail: events@dalmeny.co.uk

Finding Dalmeny House

Directions

N.B. Satnav devices don't recognise our postcode so please don't rely on them to find the house.

Dalmeny is just to the west of Edinburgh and is signposted off the A90 Forth Bridge Road.

When coming via the Edinburgh Bypass, continue to the roundabout at its end and then follow signs for "Edinburgh North" until they reach the A90. 

From other directions, follow the signs for the Forth Bridge, South Queensferry and then Dalmeny.

The House is 2 miles from Dalmeny train station and 5 miles from Edinburgh Airport.

Parking & Access

Parking is available in a designated area next to the house. In keeping with the natural surroundings, this is only roughly surfaced. 

Coaches

Coach parking for group visits is available by prior arrangement. 

Access

The main collection is all on the ground floor and is generally accessible. 

Disabled access and toilet facilities are next to the tearoom, which is separately accessible from the back of the house.

Guidebook & Postcard Sale

Lady Rosebery has written a fully-illustrated 32-page guide to the collections at Dalmeny House and the history of the Primrose family, Earls of Rosebery.

Copies of the guidebook, along with a complimentary pack of 4 postcards of the House and some of its treasures, can be purchased by sending a cheque or postal order for £7.50 to:

The Administrator
Dalmeny House
South Queensferry EH30 9TQ

Telephone: +44/ (0)131 331 1888
Fax: +44/ (0)131 331 1788
E-mail: events@dalmeny.co.uk