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Edinburgh Castle is famous worldwide as an icon of Scotland. Once the home of kings and queens it is now the country´s premier visitor attraction. It boasts a magnificent Great Hall, with an ornate ceiling and fine collection of weapons, plus sumptuous royal apartments. Within its walls are Scotland´s crown jewels and the Stone of Destiny. There is also the highly-rated Prisons of War experience as well as the chance to see Mons Meg, the 15th century siege cannon, and to witness the firing of the One o´Clock Gun. The castle makes a fabulous day out for adults and children.
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|Opening Times:||1 Apr to 30 Sep, Daily, 09:30-18:00, 1 Oct to 31 Mar, Daily, 09:30-17:00. For details of Christmas and New Year opening times check the website.|
|Admission:||Please telephone or check the website for up to date ticket prices. Tickets can be bought on-line.|
|Child Friendly:||Children of all ages welcome|
|Location:||In Edinburgh at the top of the Royal Mile, 15 minutes walk from Waverley Station and Princes Street.|
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