Events

Join in the fun at Bowhill Estate

If you can think of a fun and sociable way to spend your time, chances are it happens at Bowhill. With its gardens, theatre and estate; the house makes a superb stage for many different types of event, and there’s probably something exciting coming soon.

Dig Bowhill

Dig Bowhill

Sat 24th & Sun 25th June, 11.00am - 4.00pm

Come and join us at Bowhill for a weekend to celebrate Visit Scotland’s year of History Heritage and Archaeology 2017. We will offer you the chance to be involved in [...]

Dig Bowhill: An Introduction to Archaeology Workshop

Dig Bowhill: An Introduction to Archaeology Workshop

Sat 24th & Sun 25th June. Workshops at 10.00am & 1.30pm

The landscape of the Bowhill Estate is rich in archaeological remains from many different eras. To celebrate Visit Scotland’s year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017, we are hosting an [...]

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club – June

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club – June

Thursday 29th June, 11am - 1pm.

Now a staple of the Bowhill activity offering the Holiday Ranger club is back again for more outdoor ranger led fun. Running two days a week throughout Easter and summer [...]

Saturday Ranger Club – July

Saturday Ranger Club – July

Saturdays: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th. 1.30-3.30pm

Returning for a second year our Saturday Club will bring some of the fun of Holiday Club to the weekends, a chance to leave the parents behind and get out [...]

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club – July

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club – July

4th, 6th, 11th, 13th, 18th, 20th, 25th, 27th July. 11am - 1pm.

Now a staple of the Bowhill activity offering the Holiday Ranger club is back again for more outdoor ranger led fun. Running two days a week throughout Easter and summer [...]

Three Houses with Head of Collections & Conservation Scott MacDonald

Three Houses with Head of Collections & Conservation Scott MacDonald

Friday 7th July at 2pm

Head of Collections Scott MacDonald will introduce the Duke of Buccleuch’s three stunning properties of Bowhill, Boughton and nearby Drumlanrig Castle and provide an insight into the treasures these houses [...]

Nutty’s Little Squirrels – July

Nutty’s Little Squirrels – July

Fridays: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th July. 2.00pm-3.00pm.

A chance for the under 6’s to get out in to the woodlands of Bowhill for a ranger activity! Activities include a selection of explorer walks, storytelling, woodland crafts and [...]

Birds Of Prey – Surveying & Signs

Birds Of Prey – Surveying & Signs

Sunday 16th July, 1.30pm - 3.30pm

A guided walk with the ranger looking for signs of the numerous birds of prey we have as residents here on the estate. You will have a chance to look [...]