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The Black Watch Castle & Museum, Perth
(4.6/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
Learn about Scotland's elite military regiment dating back almost three centuries at The Black Watch Castle & Museum. Visit the castle and the museum within to discover the accomplishments of the Black Watch, an infantry battalion praised for its notable and heroic missions and still active today. View items like Victoria Crosses, the highest military decoration, and even the kilt of Captain W. D. McL. Stewart, killed during the 1916 Battle of the Somme. Tours are offered daily, and the cafe makes a great place to rest your feet after the long exploration. Check ahead for special events, too, as family activities are sometimes offered. To visit The Black Watch Castle & Museum and get the most from your holiday in Perth, create itinerary details personal to you using our Perth vacation generator.
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TripAdvisor
  • Visited this muesum as it was near us when we stayed in Scotland. Very interesting but quite small. Only takes around an hour to look round. Reasonable prices and some days they will have discounts 
  • Staying in Perth for the RSCDS AGM weekend and this was a great spot to come for a mid morning coffee and cake break. We were going to come back for lunch but it was fully booked (must remember next t...  more »
  • This review covers the cafe attached to the museum, not the museum itself. I spent a weekend in Perth at a conference in the nearby Bell's Sports Centre and had lunch in this cafe on both the Friday a...  more »
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  • Very interesting and informative. Worth taking the time to visit.
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  • Only went to see the weeping window, very emotional place
  • It is lovely, very moving . Not to be missed ..
  • Very interesting, well worth a visit.