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    Inveraray Castle

    • Inveraray, United Kingdom
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      Inveraray Castle is a castle in the pseudo-Gothic style with numerous towers. If he belonged to the clan Campbell - Dukes Argaylskih. The castle was built in 1745 by architects Roger Morris and William Adam on the site of the ruins of the XV century. Turrets were added after a fire in 1887.

      Unusual interiors of the castle by Robert Milne, serve as a background for a great meeting of the Middle East and European porcelain, furniture and Regency portraits of Remseya, Gainsborough and Raeburn.

      Visitors are invited to get acquainted also with lounge for guests tapestry room, Victorian hall, with its examples of antique furniture, interior, a rich collection of European and Oriental porcelain. And on the second floor is a dining room, with a balcony overlooking the surrounding countryside and gardens of the castle.

      In the arms room is a collection of weapons collected Campbell to deal with the Jacobites. The hall itself is considered the most room in Scotland (21 meters). Light rays that penetrate here through the high window openings padsvyatlyayuts collection of weapons: spears, swords, shields, flags and even survived the drum.

      Feel like a prisoner of the XIX century, you can visit Inveraray Jail, which currently represents almost attraction. Indeed, in these walls really kept criminals Scotland and atmosphere prevails here to help plunge into history with his head.

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