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Dominating the skyline for miles around, Stirling Castle is a shining example of Renaissance architecture. Visitors can look out from its high stone walls to the battlefields of Stirling Bridge where great medieval armies clashed to decide the fate...more
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:15 PM
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Castle Esplanade | Upper Castle Hill, Old Town, Stirling FK8 1EJ, Scotland
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We enjoyed our visit to Stirling Castle. The grounds were nice. And it wasn't insanely crowded like Edinburgh Castle. The Unicorn Tapestry exhibit was really interesting. We did some shopping and had a bite in the Unicorn Cafe. I would definitely recommend a stop here.
Spent a few hours walking around Stirling castle, it’s very interesting. Lots of information boards to explain things to you, staff were very friendly and were seen around the castle, either doing tours or just buzzing about.. we got in for half price being members...More
We stopped in here on our way back from a night in Perth. There was ample parking and the staff were all friendly when getting our tickets sorted. We opted just to wander instead of the guided tour and found that everything we needed to...More
Throughly enjoyed this experience!
£15 entry includes a tour around, and you shouldn't miss it! Our tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. This castle is beautiful and is so relevant to Scotland's history... From Mary Queen of Scots, James Wallace and Robert the Bruce...
I joined one of the tours and I highly recommend doing that on your visit as well. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and funny as well and told us a lot about the stunning history of Stirling Castle. It took around 45-60min. There are...More
Went with my 2 sons. One had learning support needs. The staff were all very helpful, polite and friendly. The tour guides were well informed. The ticket kiosk staff were very helpful and suggested how I could save a few pounds because of my son’s...More
We used the explorers pass to visit Sterling Castle, and it was great!
Explorers pass is 25 pounds per person during the low season, and will give you access to about 40ish castles & other places around Scotland. This includes Edinburgh Castle, so if you...More