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We visited on a rather blustery day with howling winds and cold temperatures, but it gave us such a feel of what living there in the winter must have been like. The sound of the wind against the chimneys and windows was crazy! It was...More
The castle is fascinating, and the tour guide was knowledgable, enthusiastic and entertaining. This is a castle tour where you get to see almost every room, with lots of interesting supporting furniture and artefacts and stories. The place has been rescued but needs a lot...More
The castle actually looks a lot more like an ordinary house with the interior decoration and the audiotour has very nice stories to tell about the rooms, the house and its inhabitants. With interesting short stories and tales. Lovely 360 views on the surroundings.
Staying in a cottage near Inverey we passed here almost every day but we were out and about before the castle was open, did park up and have a walk round this stunning castle, lovely spot and we will have to call back at a...More
The audio tour of this castle makes the experience very worthwhile. The self-guided audio tour allows you to move at your own pace, and choose to hear more about each room, and the history behind it. The staff is very knowledgeable about the Braemar area...More
It was a long and winding road to get there as one traverses the hills of the Cairngorms but the scenery on the drive was beautiful. The castle itself was intriguing with much of interest to see There were headphones which relayed the history of...More
What a nice castle staff are very informative and friendly we also got a ticket which lets you also go to three other places for free great idea
It’s not one of the biggest or grandest castles, almost the size of a large keep. It has about 12 rooms that are restored to a really interesting condition. It’s more like a look back to the 1950’s than a real look back in history,...More
@PeteCrane5 @Braemarscastle @visitabdn @VisitCairngrms @BraemarMedia @StStMegs @BraemarFestival @RoyalDeesideCDC A fantastic example of community capacity building and empowerment working for a village of just over 400 permanent residents
A fantastic example of community capacity building and empowerment working for a village of just over 400 permanent residents— That-Flipping-Woman (@FlippingWoman) November 14, 2018
Thoughtful day in #Braemar looking at how improvements to @Braemarscastle can help make #RoyalDeeside and #Cairngorms even more of a 'must do' experience. https://t.co/YauWejEOpk
Thanks for being part of it! https://t.co/PBog1zDMIW
#Museum30 day 7 #MuseumLoveStory from being a child I always loved museums, but I will be forever grateful to @Braemarscastle for giving me my first job in museums and heritage, it was an incredible experience and such a privilege ❤️ pic.twitter.com/lKUQrE3Uac— Laura FalkinerRogers (@laura_serafina) November 7, 2018
The Knitternatter group have spent a year creating knitted and crocheted poppies for this year's Remembrance. First batch now posted next to the War Memorial and along the Clunie bridge. More to follow for... https://t.co/EiN8qhllcH
The Knitternatter group have spent a year creating knitted and crocheted poppies for this year's Remembrance. First batch now posted next to the War Memorial and along the Clunie bridge. More to follow for... https://t.co/EiN8qhllcH— Braemar Castle (@Braemarscastle) November 3, 2018