Historic Environment Scotland
Click to Email Us
Tel: +44 (0)131 668 8095
Due to the limited capacity of 12 persons per boat we recommend all visits to Lochleven Castle be booked in advance.
Note: All Historic Scotland Members, Explorer Pass holders and reciprocal members must reserve a timeslot. Please see the Cardholder Reservation booking section below.
The cost of the passenger boat to the island is included in the price. Boats depart from the Lochleven Castle Ticket Office next to the Boathouse restaurant, starting at 10:15am with the last boat departing at 4:15pm. All visits must be booked in advance to guarantee entry. Please make sure you arrive at the ticket office at least 15 minutes before your scheduled departure. Please see more information for more details.
Due to adverse weather conditions there may be unexpected closures. Please check the website for closure updates.
Boats depart from the Lochleven Castle Ticket Office, starting at 10:15am with the last boat departing at 4:15pm. All members of Historic Scotland, Explorer Pass holders, HES staff along with reciprocal members such as, English Heritage, CADW, MANX and ASVA must be booked in advance to guarantee entry. Please see More information for more details.