Falkland Things to Do

  • seen from the gardens
    seen from the gardens
    by iaint
  • Bruce fountain with palace in background
    Bruce fountain with palace in background
    by Whitevanman
  • East Lomond and crow stepped gables
    East Lomond and crow stepped gables
    by Whitevanman

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    The Palace

    by iaint Written Oct 7, 2012
    seen from the gardens

    The palace is the main attraction in the village.

    It’s a Renaissance building set in the heart of the Fife, and built by James IV and James V between 1501 and 1541. It was a country home come hunting lodge for the Stuart monarchs, and a favourite of Mary Queen of Scots.

    In addition to the palace building, it has the oldest real tennis court in the world and magnificent gardens.

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    Marriage lintels with dates and initals

    by Whitevanman Written May 12, 2006
    Marriage lintel - Covenanter Hotel

    These engravings although called marriage lintels with couples initials and dates may mark the date of the marriage, the date of the building or even date they moved in. There are a quite a few of them scattered through the old houses of the village. This one is on the gable end of the Covenanter Hotel on the High Street

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    Falkland High street

    by Whitevanman Written May 12, 2006
    Bruce fountain with palace in background

    Fantastic historic village set in peaceful rural location. in this photo you can see the Bruce fountain which is located at the top of the Main street, next to it in the background you can see the facade of Falkland Palace and on the right the spire of the town hall.

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    • Castles and Palaces
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