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Glamis Castle, Glamis

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Situated beside the village of Glamis in Angus Scotland, Glamis Castle is famous for being the childhood home of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother and the setting for Shakespeare's "Macbeth." Admire the gardens, browse the rooms on exhibit, or attend a seasonal event. To delve deeper into the history, opt for a guided tour. Refuel at the Castle Restaurant with a coffee, afternoon tea, or lunch. The 50-minute tours are offered in French, German, Spanish, Italian, Norwegian, and Swedish and are included with the castle and grounds admission ticket. Glamis Castle is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Glamis Edition.
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  • August 21, 2017
    Quite expensive for the tour but it was interesting and the gardens were well worth the walk. Extensive grounds - we walked in from the village as we were staying there which was quite a trek in itsel...  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    We visited with American family and enjoyed. The history in this Castle is vast and our family members loved the Scottish history. The guided tour was excellent. We had lunch in the cafe / restaurant ...  more »
  • August 18, 2017
    The Castle and its gardens are fabulous. It is worthwhile to take the guided tour, it was great. The guide very good and fun. Before we went to coffee & you at The Corner Shop Tea Room, it is worth to go. It is very economical and genuine, as being in the living room of a private house. Open business to preserve the town post office.
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  • The childhood home of The Queen Mother is well worth a visit. Very interesting history, great gardens and great restaurant. A very enjoyable day
  • Lovely time spent walking the grounds with the dogs. Popped them back on the van to enjoy a snack in the cafe (excellent traditional food and cakes). Fantastic tour guide with ghostly tall tales took us around the castle before we left.
  • Gorgeous place. Grounds well kept. Held an excellent christmas fayre.
  • Nice place, very helpful staff, good facilities including a restaurant and parking.
  • A wonderful peaceful place to visit, you have to experience it for yourself. I would go again.

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