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The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum, Edinburgh

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The Museum represents the history of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers & Greys). Housed within the 1790's built New Barracks within Edinburgh Castle the museum tells the story of the five Regiments over more than 300 years that have formed todays SCOTS DG. These great regiments are the Royal Scots Greys, the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers), the 3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales's Own), the 3rd Carabiniers and the 25th Dragoons.
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  • The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum is about half way up to the top of the castle form the font gate. Inside there are uniforms, flags, and ribbons and medals given to soldiers. It does tell the tor...  more »
  • Very good and informative way to find out the history of Scotland's military involvements with the UK over the centuries, lots of militaria stuff in here, if you are into that sort of stuff then this ...  more »
  • This museum is located in Edinburgh Castle. The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards is the oldest Cavalry Regiment of Scotland. The Museum has Rico collection of military artifacts in addition to paintings, sculptures.
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  • Beautiful museum!! So many interesting things to see here. I highly recommend a visit while at the Castle.
  • Incredible collection of history spanning many great wars! Beautiful artifacts and stories to inspire.
  • A nice addition to castle and gives you an insight to Scottish history.
  • if you are at the castle, make a stop here. full of history and will give you an insight into scotland's history
  • Well worth a visit