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Broughty Castle

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Address: Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2PE, Scotland
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+44 1382 436916
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I castle well preserved.

I saw this castel at sunset and this was a very nice image with the castel and sky beautifull colors reflected in the water.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
valentinatobi
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I saw this castel at sunset and this was a very nice image with the castel and sky beautifull colors reflected in the water.

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Thank valentinatobi
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A pleasant way to spend up to an hour. Free entry. Ample nearby parking. Take a wander through the grounds of the castle and take in the stunning views of the Tay. There is a lovely little museum with interesting exhibits spread over several floors accessible by a helical staircase.

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Thank PierreMalmaison
Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful castle on the edge of the sea, free entry to this museum packed with tons of local history plus excellent floor of art work from the Orchar Collection gifted to the people of Broughty Ferry. Not too big a place to bore the kids but beware it is not suitable for mobility problems due to very steep stone spiral... More 

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Thank _jomcgregor81
Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took friends from England to see one of our local visitor attractions Broughty Castle which defended the entrance to the river Tay in days long gone by.

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Thank James M
uk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Visited this afternoon whilst my wife was still on New Year break. From all the 'excellent' reviews on Tripadvisor I was interested to see what it had to offer. The grounds of the castle are well kept and there are excellent views from the exterior walls. Castle itself is in very good condition considering it's age and the beating it... More 

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Thank thetravellingmanUk
Tarland, null, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Great value, worth seeing, pleasant staff. You get a real taste of history and the views are great of the Tay estuary and over to Fife

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Thank Donald F
Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

This castle was built to protect the City of Dundee. The museum contains a comprehensive history of the castle and also the local community and of whaling exploits

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Magic castle lovely spot if you like castles you will love this one the castle in in very fine order and was part of Dundee history must see

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Taoyuan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

A small castle with an interesting and varied history. Well woth a visit if in the area but not worth going too far out of ones way for.

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Thank Paul from UK
Scheveningen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

This castle is a must - for the castle, the views, the exhibition, and the village. Great walk to the beach, some really nice restaurants, and one of the nicest villages in the area...

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