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|Telephone:||+44 (0)1555 860 364|
|Get Directions:||Click here|
|9km north west of Lanark off the A72.|
Region - Glasgow, Clyde and Ayrshire.
Grid reference NS 815463
Post code ML11 9PL.
Cycle Routes - Site on the National Cycle Network
Public transport - From Glasgow Central train station, take First Scotrail train (Lanark) to Hamilton Central (26 mins). Walk 4 mins to Hamilton Bus station. Take McKindless bus group no 31 (Lanark) to Crossford Main Street (near Carluke) Tillietudlem Hotel (23 mins). Walk 15 mins to Craignethan Castle. If travelling by car, take Junction 8 (Blackwood) off M74 and follow the signs.
|Tel 01555 860364|
|Summer (1 April - 30 September), Monday to Sunday, 9.30 am to 5.30 pm|
Winter (1 October - 31 March), Saturday to Wednesday (closed Thursday and Friday), 9.30 am to 4.30 pm
|2007 Admission prices|
|Adult £3.50 Child £1.75 Concessions £2.80 |
|Visitors with physical disabilities can access the outer and inner courtyards, the ground level of the main tower, the display point, tea room and shop. |
Access is not possible to the east wing vaults, the top of the main tower, basement, caponier and ditch.
Parking - visitors with disabilities can park or set down outside the castle gate.
Though toilets are large, visitors using wheelchairs would need assistance.