Blackness Castle, Linlithgow

4.7
#2 of 13 in Historic Sites in West Lothian
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  • This castle was on an Outlander tour although it's of interest to history bluffs. It's sighted on the south side of the Firth of Forth ( try saying that real fast) 15th century fortress. Lots of famil...  more »
  • This castle is a must see for all Outlander fans. For everyone Blackness is a perfect opportunity to both learn and experience an important part of history. The opportunity to walk inside the castle a...  more »
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  • Cold, eye-wateringly windy and exquisitely bleak; everything I imagined a Scottish castle would be. My kids even found a dead bunny floating in the well. Entry fee reasonable and the gift shop sells siege engine pencil sharpeners.
  • What a marvellous castle. Historic and well kept with amazing views. Definitely worth a visit. Mary Queen of Scots was filmed there too.
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