Lush green lawns, colourful herbaceous borders and many unusual shrubs and trees complete the setting for this memorable property. Today, Falkland Palace offers an idyllic setting for summer weddings, and other events. Guests can step back in time and enjoy a truly regal experience, all within easy reach of Edinburgh, Perth and Dundee.
Everyone loves a good story, and Falkland Palace has more than its fair share. Children of all ages will enjoy hearing the thrilling and tragic tales of imprisonment, daring escapes and even murder associated with the royals who stayed here, and seeing where it all took place. They’ll also have fun learning about everyday life in the palace from the costumed guides.
Falkland Palace has a busy program all year round. There is the traditional Biannual Dunedin Dancers Folk Festival, or pack a picnic and come and share an evening of outdoor theatre set in the magical grounds of Falkland Palace, with performances of Shakespeare plays held in the Palace grounds.
Falkland Palace in Falkland, Fife, Scotland, is a former royal palace of the Scottish Kings. Today it is in the care of the National Trust for Scotland, and serves as a tourist attraction. A favourite place of Mary Queen of Scots.