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Craigmillar Castle

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Craigmillar Castle
Craigmillar Castle Road
EH16 4SY
Telephone (0131) 656 6778
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Admire city views from the high ramparts of Edinburgh’s “other castle”, play hide – and – seek in its labyrinth of chambers or picnics in its courtyards.
Craigmillar Castle was a prison for the younger brother of James III, a happy retreat for Mary Queen of Scots and the focus of a plot to murder her husband Darnley. Its profile is dominated by its remarkably complete inner curtain wall.

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2.5m SE of Edinburgh off the A7
NT 289 709
EH16 4SY

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