Aden Country Park, Mintlaw

4.6
#16 of 77 in Parks in Aberdeenshire




Aden Country Park is located in Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The park has a caravan area with camping, a small shop, a small cafe near the agricultural museum, a play area, the maintained ruins of Aden House, landscaped gardens, and a barbecue area. Aden Park can be accessed from Mintlaw by Station Road or Nether Aden Road.


It is home to the Aberdeenshire Farming Museum, forest walks and a ruined country house. Every year it hosts a pipe band contest which attracts bagpipe bands from around Scotland.
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  • We visited the park on a bit of a miserable day but still had a brilliant time. Kids (4) loved the park and the mansion house ruins where their imagination went wild. Was lovely to be able to buy...  more »
  • Took the kids to the new playpark that's at aden.kids absolutely loved it. There is lots of different things to play on for younger and older kids.its all well made and nice bright colours.plenty of.....  more »
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  • The adventure playground is in the middle of a major refurbishment, and it seems they have employed a company who have thought about things from a child's perspective, as it is really good! Small things like the flying fox being in a gentle hill, but low enough that kids can get on by themselves, or steps which even young children can use easily and safely - the little things make a big difference to the overall experience. Plenty of open space to burn off energy on a hot day!
  • Great place for the little ones to let off some steam! Plenty of walks and an arboretum and river to keep you cool on a hot day. The transplanted farm cottage is great for showing the changes in the last 60 years :) Also the museum can give a great insight into social change as well as country life.
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