The Milton complex is set in a relaxing picturesque courtyard on banks of the River Dee, opposite the main entrance to Crathes Castle. The old steading buildings include two water wheels and free parking making it a great place to visit.
The Milton Brasserie, Atholl Countrywear, The Milton Art Gallery, The Wee Boorachie and other independent craft makers all offer the best in food, arts, crafts and clothing.
The complex is now firmly established as a crafts and shopping experience with stunning surrounding scenery and walks. Throughout the year Milton of Crathes plays host to other major events including car rallies and vintage steam days. It attracts many visitors and tourists throughout the year.
Opening hours are Mon-Fri 10am to 5pm, Sun 11am to 5pm
The railway is closed today, however here is a video of the steam hauled passenger train from last Saturday.The final operating day before the railway closes for Winter is on Friday 2nd January, and again the trains will be steam hauled.Posted by Milton of Crathes Station on Monday, 29 December 2014