Glamis Castle, Glamis, Angus, Scotland.

Glamis Castle is
situated beside the village of Glamis  in Angus, Scotland. It is the
home of the Earl and Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne, and is open
to the public.

Glamis Castle has been the home of the Lyon family
since the 14th century, though the present building dates largely from
the 17th century.

Glamis was the
childhood home of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, wife of King George
VI. Their second daughter, Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, was
born there.

The castle is protected as a category A listed
building, and the grounds are included on the Inventory of Gardens and
Designed Landscapes in Scotland, the national listing of significant
gardens.

Learn More: http://www.glamis-castle.co.uk


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