Gift Shops

From small mementoes of your visit, or something for the children to superb designer Scottish craft, textiles and jewellery – our gift shops offer a wonderful choice.

The Christmas Shop

Shoppers are in for a treat this festive season as our Clan & Craft gift shop is transformed into a winter wonderland.

The Christmas Shop will feature everything from affordable stocking fillers to artisan spiced teas, handcrafted accessories and quirky decorations. And with interactive elements such as our kids dressing up area and selfie sleigh it makes the shopping experience fun for all the family!

Christmas shop display

The Stirling Castle Christmas Shop will host several special events throughout December, including a Christmas liqueur tasting on 4th December, late opening for the castle’s popular Christmas Fayre on Tuesday 6th December, the return of last year’s specialist gift wrapping service, and special guest appearances from Santa on the 10th & 11th of December.

The shop is located on the Castle esplanade and is free to visit. Open daily from 9.30am until 5pm, shoppers can browse for up to two hours with free parking.

Palace Gift Shop

Perfect for luxury gifts and exclusive merchandise. These include goods inspired by the interiors of the castle’s sumptuous Renaissance royal palace.

Among them is the tapestry range, based on the splendid Hunt of the Unicorn series which decorates the walls of the queen’s audience chamber.

Palace shop interior

There is also jewellery based on by pieces worn by James V and his queen, Mary of Guise, and a children's range inspired by the lovable Stirling Mice.

The Courtyard Gift Shop

Gifts and souvenirs to remind you of your day, or to delight friends and family. It also stocks jewellery, textiles, ceramics and books.

Courtyard shop interior
Don't forget to visit our Online Shop for more inspiration.