Category: Doune Castle

  • Castle Leoch ( Doune Castle ) is open again

    Castle Leoch ( Doune Castle ) is open again ! After a year long closure for masonry inspections and building work , Doune is finally ready to receive visitors . Outlander , Game of Thrones and Monty Python fans can all look forward to seeing the inside of Doune Castle for the first time since…

  • Doune Castle opens 15 July

    Doune Castle will open its doors again on the 15th July after the coronavirus lockdown . Originally dating to the 13th Century, Doune Castle near Stirling plays Castle Leoch, home to Colum MacKenzie and his clan in Outlander TV series . Doune Castle is unique in that it actually has five claims to movie fame . Monty…

  • NEW – the Kelpies and castles tour

    Looking for things to do in Edinburgh ? How about taking a tour from Edinburgh of two ancient castles and the Kelpies  ? Our  Kelpies and castles tour features a visit to the amazing Kelpies  in Falkirk and two ancient Scottish castles in Stirling and Doune .    The Kelpies and castles tours are available daily seven days…

  • comedy drama Holy Flying Circus looks at the furore created by Monty Python’s Life Of Brian

    This autumn, the BBC is to screen a new 90-minute comedy drama, Holy Flying Circus, which will focus attention, once again, on the furore created by Life Of Brian. Released in 1979, Monty Python’s Life Of Brian is now a comedy classic.Sue Jones-Davies star turn as Brian’s feisty girlfriend, Judith Iscariot, was the most significant…

  • Game of Thrones Castle tours

    Game of Thrones Castle tours