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Blair Castle House and Gardens Admission
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Blair Castle House and Gardens Admission
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Discover Blair Castle and go on a journey into the fascinating past of the Dukes and Earls of Atholl. Unique amongst Scottish castles, the story here leads you from Mary Queen of Scot's visit to the Civil War, and from the Jacobite cause to Queen...more
Blair Atholl Street, Blair Atholl PH18 5TL, Scotland
+44 1796 481207
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blair Castle is a must for Pertshire travellers. The Castle is nestled in the landscape of Highland Perthshire and can boast of its magnificent surroundings, grand interiors and what not! One of its true splendors is Diana's Grove, a tranquil wooded area situated near to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KseniaLoveUBritain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a few hours looking round this marvellous example of a true Scottish Castle. From the moment we entered and were greeted with a wee dram of their honey liqueur till leaving it was an Aladdin's cave of treasured memorabilia which included massive amounts of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pammietennis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While on a tour we opted not to buy the castle tour and went to Pitlochry instead. We had some time when we returned to pick up the members of our tour group and so my wife toured the gardens and enjoyed them very much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Toothsc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During a recent family holiday to Perthshire, we visited Blair Castle ,we paid the going rate for 6 adults and 4 young children at the pay box to walk the grounds. Two other members of our party aged 87 and 93, and both suffering with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank alndot
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Had a few hours here on a day out and found it very interesting. The rooms held some beautiful furniture and the weapons were unbelievable certainly wouldn't want to do the dusting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Doreen753
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Although the Castle was closed for the season, holidaying with Lochs and Glens Coach Holidays meant that we were able to visit and enjoy the Castle and grounds. An interesting building with lots of Scottish history and collections to view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank retired35
Reviewed 27 November 2018

You can spend loads of time here looking through the rooms in this castle. Lots to see, lots of history to get your head round. Lots of artifacts to view.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Hi I'm Sam a 5 year old Sproodle. Today I went to Blair Castle with mummy and daddy. I can only review the grounds as the castle was closed. The grounds were very well maintained. Lots of pathways and woodland walks. Lots of information about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SproodleSAM
Reviewed 14 November 2018

My fiance was enamored with the guns and I was in love with the room full of dishes! The inside of the castle was beautiful and I wish we could have gotten pictures of some of the rooms. Simply a gorgeous place! The gardens were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank BL_adventure
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Visited the castle during an exclusively highland craft fair weekend and was most impressed with both the castle and the craft fair.

Date of experience: November 2018
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2 July 2018|
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Response from lindypop2003 | Reviewed this property |
There is not much for the kids to do apart from seeing the red deer and the grounds.
2 July 2018|
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Response from J_Leics | Reviewed this property |
My kids (7&3) loves it. They are interested in castles. There is a kids quiz they can fill out on the way around (different quiz for different ages of child). We spent all day there and they wanted to go back again. Three... More
27 May 2018|
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Response from specky4eyes | Reviewed this property |
Haven't been to breamar but blair castle was really good the gardens are really lovely too.