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Broughty Castle

Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2PE, Scotland
+44 1382 436916
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“free entry” (22 reviews)
Broughty Ferry, Dundee DD5 2PE, Scotland
+44 1382 436916
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely castle with four floor of exhibits and a gallery. You get a good view of the beach and there are lovely views standing in the castle grounds. Free entrance which is nice and a short walk along to the shops. Plenty of coffee spots,...More

Thank Tullibardine_13
Reviewed 2 days ago

Small museum with exhbits spread over 4 floors, reached by a spiral stone staircase. Has some interesting displays about local history, and the history of the castle itself.

Thank 2wirralwanderers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Broughty Castle is on the point at Broughty Ferry. The displays were interesting and you got an excellent view of the coastline

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free entry so worth stopping off for a quick look. View form the top is nice. Kids enjoyed the park next door more I think.

Thank NavG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought this was a great place and the best thing is its FREE !!! The out side looked amazing like any castle should. The rooms that they had open in the castle where full of displays of artifacts from that area. Loved it !!

Thank lorneaj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Views up and down the estuary and over the seaside town of Broughty Ferry. This is a great place for families to visit. Kids are enthralled as soon as they enter over the drawbridge and see the holes in the castle walls caused by canon....More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mid morning stroll around the castle, taking in the beech views, and bridge views. An added bonus was enjoying the dolphins

Thank tsandrat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to brought ferry for a wee run on a recent visit to Dundee found the wee castle almost on the beach parked the car went for a wee walk round the castle free entry as well was surprised it had a museum and a...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for families to explore . Lots to see in the castle and fun to climb to the top and see up the Tay. We even saw a pod of dolphins !

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Annoyingly I had a migraine start and lost my vision for an hour as my husband and I walked around. I was thankful for places I could sit and toilets available. But I do remember: lots of exhibits over several floors, views and the most...More

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