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Historic Scotland offers free entry to over forty attractions on 26 and 27 November 2011

07 November 2011

Historic Scotland offers free entry to over forty attractions on 26 and 27 November 2011Historic Scotland has announced that it will be giving free entry to more than forty of its historic properties on 26 and 27 November 2011, to mark St Andrew's Day.

Properties included on the free list are the newly-refurbished Stirling Palace, Edinburgh Castle and St Andrew's Castle. Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs, said: 'Historic Scotland's free admission is hugely popular with visitors and is a great way to kick start this year's Winter Festivals campaign. Scotland is home to some of the most magnificent castles, abbeys and palaces in the world, and this is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate St Andrew's by visiting one of these sites for free.'

Visitors are asked to register in advance for the free tickets. For more information, tel: 0131 668 8600.

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