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Broughty Castle

Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2PE, Scotland
+44 1382 436916
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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“free entry” (23 reviews)
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Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2PE, Scotland
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+44 1382 436916
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We decided to visit the castle as I had never been before and was happy I did. Gives you a good account of the castles history and has a few floors showing various articles of the past. There is a walk up a spiral staircase...More

Thank jaffaCambs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some interesting history to browse if you have a hour or 2 to spend in the area 4 floors to look around with different exhibits and bonus of being free

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here while we visited the beach. It has some lovely features to it like cannons and inside the castle as you go up the swirly stone steps there are different rooms to explore. The staff in the gift shop are friendly. You cant...More

1  Thank Yvonne K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit from a historical point of view. Good views over the Tay estuary especially from the observation point at the top of the castle.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely castle with four floor of exhibits and a gallery. You get a good view of the beach and there are lovely views standing in the castle grounds. Free entrance which is nice and a short walk along to the shops. Plenty of coffee spots,...More

1  Thank Tullibardine_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small museum with exhbits spread over 4 floors, reached by a spiral stone staircase. Has some interesting displays about local history, and the history of the castle itself.

Thank 2wirralwanderers
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Broughty Castle is on the point at Broughty Ferry. The displays were interesting and you got an excellent view of the coastline

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Free entry so worth stopping off for a quick look. View form the top is nice. Kids enjoyed the park next door more I think.

Thank NavG
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Thought this was a great place and the best thing is its FREE !!! The out side looked amazing like any castle should. The rooms that they had open in the castle where full of displays of artifacts from that area. Loved it !!

Thank lorneaj
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Views up and down the estuary and over the seaside town of Broughty Ferry. This is a great place for families to visit. Kids are enthralled as soon as they enter over the drawbridge and see the holes in the castle walls caused by canon....More

Thank Linda C
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