7 Best Castles and Palaces In Aviemore Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Castles and Palaces In Aviemore

We've rounded up the best castles and palaces in Aviemore in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 7 Aviemore castles and palaces to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the castles and palaces we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Family at Braemar Castle

Braemar Castle

  • Braemar
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Braemar Castle is an awesome looking place where you can enjoy a guided tour, learning about colourful characters, villains and ghosts, and Jacobites...

Visitor outside at Cawdor Castle in Nairn

Cawdor Castle

  • Nairn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

A visit to Cawdor Castle can be exciting, educational, seasonal or exploratory, or even better you can make it all of them by doing everything availa...

Hilltop view of Urquhart Castle in Loch Ness

Urquhart Castle

  • Loch Ness
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Urquhart Castle The magnificently situated Urquhart Castle, on the banks of Loch Ness, remains an impressive stronghold despite its ruinous state. On...

Classic cars at Balmoral Castle in Ballater

Balmoral Castle

  • Ballater
  • Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The Balmoral Castle Estate extends to just over 50,000 acres of heather clad hills, ancient Caledonian woodland and of course the beautiful River Dee...

Sunrise at Brodie Castle in Forres

Brodie Castle

  • Forres
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Brodie Castle is stuffed to the turrets with the legacy of generations of the Clan Brodie, including antique furniture, decorative plasterwork, and p...

Snowy roofs of Blair Castle in Perth

Blair Castle

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Blair Castle, like many Scottish castles, has a long and fascinating history, this one dating back to 1269! The castle is at the centre of stunning h...

Mum and baby in war zone at Craigievar Castle in Alford

Craigievar Castle

  • Alford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The Craigievar Castle is a fairytale castle, a fine example of Scottish Baronial architecture, seems on first glance to have grown naturally out of t...

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