Opening for 2017 - Café, Visitor Centre & Shop...

Posted on March 12, 2017 by Emma Nicolson

The Knockando Woolmill visitor centre, café and shop reopen to the public on 
Tuesday, 21st March.

We look forward to welcoming new and returning visitors back to our historic site! Changes have been made to the café menu and there will be plenty of new products to browse in the shop. 
The Woolmill's new opening hours are:
Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm, until the 29th of October.

Please note that we are a working Mill and the machinery is operational on week days only. 

For more information about the Woolmilll, including how to find us, access, and tours, please click here

The Surrounding Area

The Woolmill is situated in the heart of Speyside, which offers stunning scenery and many intersting visitor attractions. Whilst in the area, we recommend visiting the following places: 

The Malt Whisky Capital of Scotland, Dufftown is a 20 minutes drive from the Woolmill via road B9102 and A941.

Speyside Cooperage Visitor Attraction
Visitor centre for traditional barrelmakers with a coopering exhibition and live demonstration. The attraction offers  a classic or VIP tour, a giftshop and a barrel themed coffee shop. 

Cardhu Distillery
Cardhu is a Speyside distillery near Archiestown. A variety of tours are available, as well as a distillery shop where you can buy single malts.

The Speyside Way
The Speyside Way, one of four Long Distance Routes in Scotland, is a Great Trail that follows the River Spey through some of Banffshire, Morayshire and Inverness-shire’s most stunning scenery.


Where to Eat

Our onsite cafe is open Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm. 

Whilst in the area we also recommend the following places:

Mash Tun
Broomfield Square, Aberlour, Banffshire, AB38 9QP
01340 881771

The Copper Dog
Craigellachie Hotel, Victoria Street, Craigellachie, Speyside, AB38 9SR
01340 881 204

Toots Cafe Bar and Bistro
The Station Hotel, 51 New Street, Rothes, Moray, AB38 7BJ
01340 832200

Knockomie Hotel
Knockomie Hotel, Grantown Road, Forres, Moray IV36 2SG
01309 673146