Things to do in Scottish Borders
Description: A medieval castle situated in a glorious spot on the Tweed, with displays of interest, and wall hangings depicting the life of Mary Queen of Scots.
Former seat of the Fraser, Hay and Douglas families.
Situation – OS ref: NT 237405
How to get there:
One mile west of the town of Peebles on the A72 road.
By public transport:
A shortish walk through the Hay Lodge Park will take you there, or along the pavement on the A72.
Seasonal opening details (2005):
1st May to 30th Sept - Wed to Sunday (Closed Mon & Tues except for Bank Holidays)
Wednesday to Saturday 10.30am to 5pm, Sunday 12.30pm to 5pm.
Adult £3, Child £1, OAP £2.50, Concessions £2.50, Family £7.50.
Will open for groups of 20+ by arrangement, out of season, and is available for civil weddings and receptions.
Tel: 01721 720333
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