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23 May 2011

Fabulous weekend of fun for Stirling Castle's renaissance palace opening

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Sixty costumed performers and a chance to meet two queens. Sixty costumed performers will be among the attractions at the grand opening weekend for the Renaissance royal palace at Stirling Castle takes place on 4 & 5 June. The event, entitled Stirling Castle Presents – A Palace Fit For A Queen, promises to be among the most colourful and entertaining of the summer.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=32100

20 May 2011

Magnificent Tapestries arrive in Stirling Castle's Royal Palace

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Four fabulous tapestries have been hung on the walls of Stirling Castle’s Royal palace – marking a key moment in a 2 million weaving project. They are the first of a series of seven which are being hand-woven for the Queen’s Inner Hall, one of six apartments within the castle’s palace block which are being returned to how they may have looked in the 1540s.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=32091

18 May 2011

Edinburgh's Post-War Architecture to be Celebrated

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The Forth Road Bridge, the Scottish Widows Head Office Building and the Royal Botanic Gardens Greenhouse are all to be featured in a new book celebrating Edinburgh’s post-war architecture. The publication, which is a joint partnership between Edinburgh City Council and Historic Scotland, is the first of its kind for a Scottish city and looks at Edinburgh’s rich post-war heritage. The city is home to a quarter of the total post-war listed buildings in Scotland.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=32079

17 May 2011

Top Renaissance Talent Unveiled for Stirling Castle Palace Grand Opening

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The colourful line-up costumed performers has been unveiled for a right royal weekend of entertainment celebrating the reopening of the castle’s spectacular Renaissance palace. Tickets are now on sale for this very special event, entitled Stirling Castle Presents – a Palace Fit for a Queen, which takes place on 4 and 5 June.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=32075

17 May 2011

Scots flock to Heritage Sites over the holiday weekend

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Heritage sites across Scotland enjoyed two bumper four-day weekends, thanks to the Easter holiday and the Royal Wedding, according to figures released today by Historic Scotland.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=32078

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