Star of Outlander. Our local castle.

Built in the 15th century, Blackness Castle has been put to various uses over its long history. Modelled after a ship, parts of the castle are still referred to as the 'bow' and the 'stern', the tower is often referred to as the 'main mast'.

Visit Blackness Castle to relive Scotland's history from the 1400s right through until World War 1.

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