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Urquhart Castle is a striking castle located on the banks of Loch Ness. The castle is a Grade A listed building and is considered one of the finest examples of medieval castle architecture in the country.

The castle was built in the 13th century and has a long and varied history, including periods of use as a military fortress, as a royal residence, and as a film and television location. Visitors can also walk through the beautiful gardens surrounding the castle and enjoy stunning panoramic views of Loch Ness (the loch with the monster...)

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Open hours today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Wednesday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Thursday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Friday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Saturday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Sunday

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • February 22, 2024 1:49 am local time

    The information on Monty's Guide website is advisory and some places have restricted access during temporary closures or special event days. Please be sure to check the website of the place you intend to visit before travelling

Additional visitor information

Apr, May and Sept:
Daily, 9.30am to 6pm
Last entry 5.15pm

Jun to Aug:
Daily, 9.30am to 8pm
Last entry 7.15pm

Oct:
Daily, 9.30am to 5pm
Last entry 4.15pm

Nov to Mar:
Daily, 9.30am to 4.30pm
Last entry 3.45pm

For further information regarding opening times, please visit our website.

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