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Edinburgh Castle

Category: Sightseeing + Tours

Castlehill, Lothian, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG

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Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh - Reviews of Edinburgh Castle - IgoUgo
Everytime someone comes to visit, the first place I take them is Edinburgh Castle. Locals tell stories of American tourists stopping them on Princes Street asking where the castle is. That is hard to believe considering the castle looms Edinburgh's main shopping street and much of the city. Even tho...
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The History of Edinburgh Castle
Much damaged and often changing hands in the long and punishing wars of independence against England, Edinburgh Castle began to assume its present appearance in 1356 when King David II initiated his ambitious defensive works. In the fifteenth century King James III began using the Castle as an ordna...
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Places to Visit in Scotland - Edinburgh Castle
was born - the last monarch to be born in Scotland. In 1567, the year Mary's husband Lord Darnley was assassinated, Sir William Kirkcaldy of Grange became captain of the castle, appointed by the Regent Moray. But Sir William decided to support Mary and the castle became beseiged. Sir William held th...
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