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The Black Watch Castle & Museum, Perth

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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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  • Just recently spent the 4 hours in Perth and the highlife was a visit to the black watch museum and castle, not too expensive at £6 for a senior, from a guide who gave a run down of the regiment to a ...  more »
  • First time visit, and an amazing museum. The amount of artifacts are stunning and the amount of history about the regiment is astounding. Would highly recommend this. There is an entry fee of £7.50 pe...  more »
  • Good quality food at reasonable price in lovely parkland surroundings. Extended restaurant is bright and comfortable. Nice to nip in after a walk around the Inch!  more »
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