14 Best Castles and Palaces In Brucefield Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Castles and Palaces In Brucefield

We've rounded up the best castles and palaces in Brucefield in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 14 Brucefield 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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Aerial view of Lochleven Castle in Kinross

Lochleven Castle

  • Kinross
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Lochleven Castle offers a pleasant boat ride over to the castle proper which is steeped in significant history that'll get kids' imaginations running...

Outside view of Castle Campbell in Dollar

Castle Campbell

  • Dollar
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Castle Campbell is a 15th century fortress that is dramatically situated above Dollar Glen on a high mound with steep ravines on 3 sides. Your first...

Entrance to Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Edinburgh Castle dominates the city of Edinburgh. Over 1,000 years of history sit on top of the famous Edinburgh rock, and it is easy to see why it h...

Girls with crowns at Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh

Palace of Holyroodhouse5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The Palace of Holyroodhouse is the official Scottish residence of Her Majesty The Queen and stands against the spectacular backdrop of Arthur's Seat...

Family walking on grounds at Stirling Castle

Stirling Castle

  • Stirling
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Stirling Castle is, without doubt, one of the grandest of all Scottish castles, both in its situation on a commanding rock outcrop and in its archite...

Backside of Elcho Castle in Perth

Elcho Castle

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Elcho Castle is in great conditions and full of corridors and staircases, nooks and crannies, a great hall and bedchambers to investigate. Unusually,...

Outside view of The Black Watch Castle and Museum in Perth

The Black Watch Castle and Museum

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The Black Watch Castle and Museum has a large collection of different items, which bring to life the proud military history of this regiment. The cas...

Outside view of Huntingtower Castle in Perth

Huntingtower Castle

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Huntingtower Castle gives you a great sense of what castle life was like as it is really well preserved and has two complete tower houses. There is a...

Outside view of Doune Castle

Doune Castle

  • Doune
  • Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Built for the Regent Albany, Doune Castle is a magnificent late 14th century courtyard castle that kids of all ages can get imaginative about. Its mo...

Outside view of Broughty Castle in Dundee

Broughty Castle Museum

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Broughty Castle sits imposingly at the mouth of the River Tay. Built in 1496 on a rocky promontory, it has faced many sieges and battles. Today, it h...

Girl looking into doll house at Thirlestane Castle in Lauder

Thirlestane Castle

  • Lauder
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Thirlestane Castle is a magnificent 16th Century Castle set in a quiet meadow landscape, the fairytale exterior makes it the perfect place for a magi...

Outside view of Glamis Castle in Forfar

Glamis Castle

  • Forfar
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Glamis Castle offers six centuries of history to discover with 50 minute guided tours of the inside by knowledgeable friendly guides and with a Famil...

Newark Castle

Newark Castle

  • Port Glasgow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Newark Castle is in a geographical sense a rather rediscovered treasure - the giant cranes and sheds of the Clyde's great shipyards previously obscur...

Outside view of Floors Castle in Kelso

Floors Castle

  • Kelso
  • Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The Floors Castle is a wonderful example to kids who've previously seen ruins and military style fortifications of how such a building can still be a...

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