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Arriving in Edinburgh the first sight that is impossible to overlook is Edinburgh Castle high up on Castlehill. A majestic bastion standing proud of its city and with an immense story to tell going back to the Iron Age. Once up on its mighty ramparts, the views over...

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Welcome to the Clan Hunter blog!

Welcome to the Clan Hunter blog!

For all of us, 2020 has been a turbulent year. Covid-19 has affected us worldwide in one way or another and our thoughts go out to those who have lost loved ones through this terrible disease and to those who have fought the virus and are now on the long road to...

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About Lucy

About Lucy

Hi, I am Lucy Jane Hunter-Weston and this blog is all about being a member of Clan Hunter! After many years of deliberation, I finally contacted Madam Pauline and asked whether I could contribute in some way to Clan Hunter. She suggested I write for the Clan blog and...

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What Our Visitors Say

"Clan Hunter is unique in that it provides the solace and intimacy of a family, yet invites the individual to tell their own personal (hi)story."


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Clan Hunter Genealogy Project

How much do you know about where you are from and your family story?  Help us build a Hunter family tree by contributing and sharing your family history.

Learning through discovery

Find out how Hunterston Castle can support your educational curriculam
Young People Learning at Hunterston Castle


You will find us off the A78 just north of West Kilbride. Look for our driveway marked by stone pillars and "Hunterston Estate" 


Hunterston KA23 9QG
Telephone: 07808 315759
*This number is not continuously manned, so please do leave us a message. 


Acccess to Hunterston Castle is strictly by appointment. Note that as a historic monument, wheel chair access is limited. More visitor information is available on our visitors page .  Please email us to arrange a visit.