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Some of the region's best known castles include Crathes Castle, Haddo House, Balmoral Castle and Dunnottar Castle.With more castles per acre than anywhere else in the UK, it's not hard to see why Aberdeen City and Shire is known as ‘Castle Country’.
About 16 miles west of Aberdeen is the stunning Castle Fraser, one of the grandest of the Scottish baronial tower houses.
Slains Castle is found on the rocky Aberdeen coastline near the town of Cruden Bay.
Historic Buildings & Homes
Haddo House was designed by William Adam for the 2nd Earl of Aberdeen in 1732, and refurbished in the 1880s.
Welcome to Delgatie Castle.
Explore the impressive ruins of this fairytale castle set in the stunning Grampian countryside.
Crathes Castle is surrounded by woodland to the east of Banchory in the Aberdeenshire countryside.
Duff House is the premier outstation of the National Galleries of Scotland and houses a collection of fine paintings and furniture.
A romantic, evocative and historically significant ruined Castle, perched on a giant conglomorate on the edge of the North-Sea. Once seen - never forgotten.
Dating back to the 13th century, Fyvie Castle is found about a mile north of the village of Fyvie in Aberdeenshire.
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