The Black Watch Castle and Museum
- Telephone 01738 638152
- Seasonal times April 1–Oct 31: Museum & Castle daily 9.30am–4.30pm; Café 9.30am–4pm. Nov 1–Mar 31: Museum & Castle daily 10am–4pm; Café 10am–3.30pm.
- Website www.theblackwatch.co.uk
The Black Watch Museum is housed in the historic Balhouise Castle. The origins of the Castle are said to date back to the 12th century. The museum tells the story of the iconic Black Watch Regiment, Scotland’s Premier Highland Regiment. The Castle gift shop offers a wide range of products from handpicked Scottish gifts to regimental mementos. The café serves fresh locally sourced produce. The venue also offers after hours private dining, exclusive use of the Castle alongside group and bespoke tours.
- Provides: Free wi-fi
Events at this venue
There are 7 events at this location
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Morrison: The Man, the Search, the Discovery
An exhibition exploring the unknown soldier known as Lance Corporal Morrison.
Sat 25 Mar
Sun 26 Mar
Mon 27 Mar
Museum Easter Trail
An Easter trail around the museum. Hop to it.
Sat 1 Apr
Sun 2 Apr
Mon 3 Apr
Scot Spirit Giant Letters
Visit the seven foot giant letters to celebrate all that is great about Scotland.
Fri 7 Apr
Sat 8 Apr
Sun 9 Apr
Scottish Themed Family Crafts
Have a go at weaving your own tartan or making your own Scottish soldier craft at this weekend of Scottish themed family crafting.
Sat 8 Apr
Tastes from the Trenches
Join the Great War Boys and learn about rations and the daily meals of a front line soldier. You can even have a go at creating your own recipes with your daily ration.
Training for the Trenches
Join the Great War Boys in a replica First World War trench and learn about daily trench life as well as marching drills and physical fitness regimes.
Trench Themed Family Crafts
Learn about secret coded messages and discover how soldiers kept in touch during war time, as well as creating your own periscope to spy on the enemy from the replica First World War trench.