Category: Outlander

  • Outlander five castle virtual tour

    The Outlander TV series continues to be a huge hit in the UK and America .  Five Scottish castles in particular feature heavily in the story lines – Midhope Castle ( Lallybroch ) , Doune Castle ( Castle Leoch ) , Linlithgow Palace  (Wentworth Prison ) , Culross Palace and Blackness Castle ( Fort William army headquarters ) . 1  Midhope Castle –…

  • Doune Castle pictures

    Doune Castle was built in  1400 for the first Duke of Albany and provides the setting for Castle Leoch in Outlander .  It was also the set for Winterfell in Game of Thrones and Monty Python’s Holy Grail. Visit Doune Castle on a unique private tour of Outlander film locations . Doune is one of the…

  • Midhope Castle Outlander virtual tours

    Midhope Castle, a 16th-century tower house, is used as Lallybroch (also known as Broch Tuarach) in Outlander . Left to Jamie by his parents, Brian and Ellen, Lallybroch is also home to Jamie’s sister, Jenny, her husband Ian Murray and their children. With Lallybroch being an important part of the Outlander story, much use is…

  • Outlander film location tours in Scotland

    Outlander film location tours Filming is currently under way for series four of Outlander . Most of the filming has taken place in locations around Scotland . We have identified 11 separate locations where filming has taken place . Can you add any more to our list ? Go to the bottom of this post…

  • Drummond Castle pictures , Outlander castle tours

    Scottish castle doubles for magnificent Palace of Versailles gardens One of Scotland’s most famous gardens was transformed in to the stunning backdrop for the Palace of Versailles. DRUMMOND CASTLE Drummond Castle Gardens, Perthshire, doubles as the palace of Versailles in the series Outlander. Drummond Castle Gardens, near Crieff, Perthshire, doubles as the magnificent pleasure grounds…

  • Outlander season four filming starts in Falkland, Fife this week

    The cast and crew of Outlander will return to a Fife village this week to shoot scenes for season four of the hugely successful time travelling fantasy. Falkland High Street will be closed to traffic as filming gets underway with East Port, Cross Wynd and Mill Wynd also to be used by producers. The village…

  • Linlithgow Palace entrance HDR image – features as Wentworth Prison in Outlander

    Linlithgow Palace entrance HDR. Linlithgow Palace featured as Wentworth Prison in Outlander. This royal pleasure palace and birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots became the backdrop for some of the most harrowing scenes of the show. Depicted as Wentworth Prison, the prison corridors and entrance were used in episode 15 of the first series when…

  • 10 Outlander film locations to visit in Scotland

    An Outlander fan’s guide to Scotland: 10 filming locations to visit The TV series Outlander was adapted from a series of novels written by Diana Gabaldon Popular TV series Outlander made use of several beautiful locations across Scotland, standing in for Claire and Jamie’s fantastical world. From spectacular castles to historic churches and mysterious woodland, any…

  • Linlithgow Palace – Wentworth Prison in Outlander

    Linlithgow Palace featured as Wentworth Prison in #Outlander. This royal pleasure palace and birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots became the backdrop for some of the most harrowing scenes of the show. Depicted as Wentworth Prison, the prison corridors and entrance were used in episode 15 of the first series when Jamie Fraser was brutally…

  • 5 Scottish castles featured in Outlander tours

    The smash hit series Outlander hits UK TV screens this week . Most of the first 2 series were shot in Scotland with 5 castles in particular featuring heavily. 1  Midhope Castle – LallybrochThose seeking a glimpse of the ancestral home of Jamie Fraser won’t find the real Lallybroch deep in the Highlands.Scenes were shot…