Looming over the River Ness lies Inverness castle - home of the Sheriff's Court, Garrison Encounters and the Inverness ... More
Looming over the River Ness lies Inverness castle - home of the Sheriff's Court, Garrison Encounters and the Inverness Museum. Currently, only the drum tower is open to the public in the castle itself. Built around 1835 on a site thought to have been occupied by a fortress since the 11th century, there is argument that a site to the east of the new castle was the castle used as the location of Shakespeare's MacBeth.
Durham Cathedral was built in the late 11th and early 12th centuries to house the relics of St Cuthbert (evangelizer
of Northumbria) and the Venerable Bede. It attests to the importance of the early Benedictine monastic community and is ...
Carrickfergus Castle was built by John de Courcy after the Norman invasion of Ireland in the 12th century. The walls
are a meter thick with several impressive defense features like arrow slits, twin portcullises and a "murder hole" for ...
Situated north of York, Castle Howard is the perfect example of an English stately home set in a thousand acres
of sweeping parkland. It is the ancestral home of the Howards and has been so for the last 300 ...