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Falkland Palace and Garden Entrance Ticket
from US$16.30*
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Falkland Palace and Garden Entrance Ticket
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Set in the heart of Falkland conservation village, and surrounded by extensive gardens, this partly restored Renaissance palace is the perfect place to while away an afternoon. Certificate of Excellence 2014 Winner Falkland Palace Part of the Palace...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| 11 miles north of Kirkcaldy, Falkland KY15 7BY, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The palace and gardens were gorgeous. All the room guides were knowledgable and so eager to share information about the grounds. We all learned so much and had a fantastic time. It’s an excellent example of a renaissance palace and it is clear care was...More

Thank BrandyB714
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here with high expectations and were pleasantly surprised! The first surprise was how the palace and gardens are right there off the main road as you drive into Falkland. Yet once you get inside, you feel like you are in an oasis. Word...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The palace and grounds were lovely, the garden was beautiful, and the volunteers are proud of the property that they watch over. Walk around the small town, especially if you're an Outlander fan!

Thank flygirl215
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a rainy touring day the Palace was a good break from the rain. Situated in the lovely old village with dated doors, the Palace offers a self-guided tour of several rooms. Information was provided in all the rooms and docents were in several to...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The palace is small enough to feel homely. Information is available in the rooms and staf are on hand to answer any queries. Well maintained gardens and for tennis lovers the oldest tennis court in Britain. Enjoyed the visit.

Thank culturedp0rtugal
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Have visited this palace, Nice place and good and friendly guides in serval rooms of the palace. Lovely garden behind the palace. Recommedable, also the village around.

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Fascinating historical visit, very well explained by volunteer staff. We had no idea of it's importance to Scotland, and it is in the herat of the village.

Thank David M
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Interesting palace and gardens that's worth the trek but felt it was pricey and would benefit from audio guides rather than the printed cards. Not surprisingly this is not a place to visit if you have mobility issues, as the visit starts up a winding...More

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Unfortunately the gardens were closed on the day of our visit due to gale winds, and hence we were only able to visit the Palace. Absolutely worth the time taken and the guides on each of the rooms/levels gave us interesting snippets of the history...More

Thank Janice N
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We have family in Perth and Dundee and in all our visits to the area, we'd never heard of this delightful village or its palace - why are they keeping it so secret? The lady on the ticket desk said plenty of people know about...More

Thank Designs_JoanK
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jimwalker1943
21 August 2018|
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Response from Wombatstew | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can wander around the gardens without visiting the castle.
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mary4232015
1 February 2015|
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Response from Wendy P | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for the enquiry. The Palace & Gardens re-open on Saturday 28th February. Mondays to Saturdays 11am to 5pm, Sundays 12 noon to 5pm with last entry at 4.30pm. Full details are on the NTS website - just search for... More
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