Duns Castle Estate hosts the 2017 Berwickshire Hunter Trials

14th March 2017

Every year we were delighted to welcome and host the Berwickshire Hunter Trials on Duns Castle Estate. Here are just a few of the many photos from this year’s two-day event. Congratulations to the organisers for another successful event and to the riders, horses and photographers for making it such a memorable occasion.   

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Duns Castle stars in HomeAway’s 2017 Marketing Campaign

9th February 2017

HomeAway, the world’s leading holiday rentals agency, have chosen Duns Castle as the flagship property for their 2017 brand awareness campaign linked to Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Considering that the Eiffel Tower was the star of their 2016 campaign and that we were competing against castles from across Europe, this win is a truly […]

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The Berwickshire Hunt Ball 2016

9th February 2016

This year the Berwickshire Hunt Ball was held at Manderston House but we were lucky enough to have 22 guests and friends staying with us over the weekend. Great fun, dancing and laughter until well past 3am!   

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Duns Castle shortlisted for Romantic Wedding Venue of The Year!

9th February 2016

We are delighted to inform you that Duns Castle has been shortlisted as one of the finalists in the Romantic Wedding Venue of The Year category, at the Fourth Scottish Wedding Awards. We have been shortlisted based on the votes received from the public voting over the last few months with the winner being announced […]

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Art Amatoria – Course

15th January 2016

Improve your technique and learn new skills with an art course at Duns Castle. We hold painting and drawing weekends at the castle several times a year with the next ones taking place on 23rd/24th April and 14th/15th May 2016. Taught by experienced artist Claudia Petretti the courses are suitable for complete beginners as well […]

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Wyndsome Maid of Duns

13th October 2015

The Wyndsome maid of Duns is crowned in front of the Castle during Duns Summer Festival each year with the reivers party, Duns pipe band and guests.  

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Watercolour Painting

27th August 2015

Watercolour paintings done by Karen Krisac Gosz who was part of American Artists who recently stayed here at the Castle.

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Art Amatoria – Exhibition

31st January 2015

Borders Artists at Duns Castle, an exhibition devoted to paintings and sculpture by local artists, takes place each Spring. This year’s exhibition runs from 17th to 26th April 2015 and is open 11am to 4pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday with mid-week viewing by appointment. More information may be found on www.artamatoria.co.uk.

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Art Amatoria – Course

6th January 2015

Improve your technique and learn new skills with an art course at Duns Castle. We hold painting and drawing weekends at the castle several times a year with the next one taking place on 18th/19th April 2015. Taught by experienced artist Claudia Petretti the courses are suitable for complete beginners as well as those with […]

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