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Glamis Castle

24 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Lesley
Lesley
October 15, 2020
An incredible fully furnished castle which is inhabited by the royal family for holidays. Full of antiques and Art as well as soft furnishings. Guides are present in each room to assist you to the visitors information boards which are in several languages. Definately a great place to visit when you…
Jessica
Jessica
March 6, 2019
Glamis Castle is the childhood home of the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother. Its a magnificent castle surrounded by beautiful gardens and grounds. Their tours are guided only and parties can be booked. Their café is well worth the visit.
Matt
Matt
August 29, 2018
The grandest of the local castles. Slightly twee tour but a stunning building and a great example of the Scottish style of castle building. In the summer you could easily spend a day here.
Leigh
Leigh
August 7, 2018
Ancestral home of the Earls of Strathmore, the Queen Mother, and the ghost of Lady Janet Douglas. The Castle is open for tours April-October, but there is also an extensive out-of-season program of activities (spooky ghost tour at Halloween and Christmas markets. The afternoon tea is divine - must…
Rhona
Rhona
August 1, 2018
Queen mothers childhood home

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Glamis House - Dower House, Glamis Castle

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Location
Glamis, Scotland DD8 1QJ