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Historic Attractions in Lothian & Scottish Borders

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Linlithgow Palace (HS)

Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL

The splendid ruins of this great royal palace are set in its own park beside Linlithgow Loch.

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Etal Castle

Cornhill-on-Tweed, TD12 4TN

Overlooking Etal Village the ruined castle has an award winning exhibition.

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ

To many people, on their first sight of this glorious medieval castle, it can seem foreboding, and certainly its history...

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Norham Castle

Norham, Scotland, UK

Floors Castle

Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF

Floors Castle is the largest inhabited castle in Scotland home to the Duke and Duchess of Roxburghe.

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Mellerstain House and Gardens

Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG

Listed as one of Britain's best stately homes by The Telegraph, Mellerstain is a must-see.

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Thirlestane Castle

Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RU

One of the seven Great Houses of Scotland.

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Hailes Castle

East Linton, EH40 3DH

Ayton Castle

Eyemouth, Berwickshire, TD14 5RD

Historic castle, dating back to 1846. The castle has been recently restored and is now a family home.

Neidpath Castle

Peebles, Borders, EH45 8NW

This dramatic castle stands on a crag beside the River Tweed. Built between the 14th and late 17th centuries. Fully...

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Bowhill House

Bowhill, Selkirk, Borders, TD7 5ET

Bowhill House is set in magnificent scenery. Outstanding collection of art silverware, porcelain and French furniture.

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Dalmeny House

South Queensferry, EH30 9TQ

The house contains Scotland's best collection of furniture, porcelain and tapestries. Also portraits by Gainsborough,...

Kielder Castle (FC)

Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER

Britain's largest forest park with Europe's largest man-made lake, offers many recreational and wildlife viewing...

Manderston House and Garden

Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3PP

Manderston is an outstanding house of the Edwardian era with superb terraced gardens and a woodland garden with many rare...

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1 Linlithgow Palace (HS) Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL 4 stars
2 Etal Castle Cornhill-on-Tweed, TD12 4TN
3 Alnwick Castle Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ
4 Norham Castle Norham, Scotland, UK
5 Floors Castle Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF 4 stars
6 Mellerstain House and Gardens Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG 4 stars
7 Thirlestane Castle Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RU 4 stars
8 Hailes Castle East Linton, EH40 3DH
9 Ayton Castle Eyemouth, Berwickshire, TD14 5RD
10 Neidpath Castle Peebles, Borders, EH45 8NW
11 Bowhill House Bowhill, Selkirk, Borders, TD7 5ET 4 stars
12 Dalmeny House South Queensferry, EH30 9TQ
13 Kielder Castle (FC) Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER
14 Manderston House and Garden Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3PP 3 stars

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