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Fort Douglas is now closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. If you have a 2020 membership, we will extend this for the same amount of time we are closed for. You can read our full response here

Fort Douglas Adventure Park

Knights, princesses, pirates, adventurers: your fort awaits. Explore the NEW SKY MAZE, the most magical turreted treehouses, zip wires, suspension bridges, slides, climbing walls and secret tunnels of this brand new playground. Fort Douglas has two amazing play zones: one that’s perfect for toddler play and another for ages five plus. What’s more, even adults can go on all the equipment so the whole family can play together, yippee!

And the fun doesn’t stop there… we host captivating and downright funtastic special outdoor events throughout the year in the adventure park. Or find out more about holding your own birthday party here. Let the adventures begin.

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Your quest begins at the entrance to Fort Douglas over the River Esk. Here you’ll find a kid sized tunnel that runs from one side of the bridge to the other. And once you’ve entered the playground, there’s a whole range of equipment to swing from, slide down and balance on. Not forgetting the incredible Fort Treehouse, complete with stairs, tunnels and a high rise walkway that takes you out to the Zip Wires! There’s the incredible NEW Sky Maze, an amazing accessible roundabout, plus a toddler area featuring a wooden carved duck family, swings, miniature train and smaller treehouse-style den and more! A new generation is about to have a whole lot of fun. Please note that unfortunately dogs are not permitted to go into Fort Douglas. You can read all the terms and conditions here (sorry, they’re a little dull).

Fort Douglas Opening Times: Closed until further notice.

Tickets and Membership: Tickets can be bought from the cabin across the bridge at the Fort Douglas entrance, please see day tickets and membership prices below. A Fort Douglas Membership Card enables you to visit as many times as you’d like until the end of 2020. We will extend memberships for the duration in 2021 for the same length of time we will be closed for during the Covid-19 outbreak. See Fort Douglas Membership Card terms and conditions here. Please note we cannot accept adult-only groups into Fort Douglas.

School & Group Bookings: We’ve loads of space for school groups, toddler play groups and more with free adult supervisory places. Find out more. If you’re interested in bringing a group and need to visit beforehand please contact us.

Gift vouchers: Give the gift of play! To purchase, give us a call on 0131 654 1666. Gift vouchers can be created for all sizes of group and need to include adults too for supervision purposes.