Glamis Castle

Glamis Castle

Overview

For over 600 years Glamis Castle has been home to the Earls of Strathmore and Kinghorne. It was the childhood home of HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother and birthplace of HRH Princess Margaret. Glamis was also the setting for Shakespeare's 'Macbeth'.

Set in the picturesque Angus countryside, the towers and turrets of Glamis make a stunning entertaining venue that is ideal for a wide range of events including private guided tours, lunch parties, grand dinners, cocktail parties, product launches, musical evenings, filming and photo shoots. Glamis also boasts extensive gardens and grounds which make it the perfect location for marquee events and outdoor activities.

Whether you choose to visit Glamis to admire its stunning architecture, to explore its history, legends and myths or to enjoy the surrounding beauty of the grounds and gardens, you will not fail to be touched by the Spirit of Glamis.

The Venue

  • Glamis Castle - 17th Century Drawing Room

    17th Century Drawing Room

    Theatre Capacity 120
    Area 96
    Natural Daylight Yes
  • Glamis Castle - Victorian Dining Room

    Victorian Dining Room

    Theatre Capacity 90
    Area 100
    Natural Daylight Yes
  • Glamis Castle - The Tea Room

    The Tea Room

    Theatre Capacity 40
    Area 43
    Natural Daylight Yes
  • Glamis Castle - 16th Century Chamber

    16th Century Chamber - Large

    Theatre Capacity 40
    Area 35
    Natural Daylight No
  • Glamis Castle - 16th Century Chamber Small

    16th Century Chamber - Small

    Theatre Capacity 0
    Area 23
    Natural Daylight No
  • Glamis Castle - Billiard Room

    Billiard Room

    Theatre Capacity 0
    Area 104
    Natural Daylight Yes
  • Glamis Castle - Crypt

    Crypt

    Theatre Capacity 0
    Area 75
    Natural Daylight Yes
  • Glamis Castle - Victorian Kitchen Restaurant

    Victorian Kitchen Restaurant

    Theatre Capacity 0
    Area 100
    Natural Daylight Yes

17th Century Drawing Room Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 120
Classroom 0
Boardroom 0
Reception 100
Dinner 0
Dinner / Dance 0
U Shape -
Cabaret -

Victorian Dining Room Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 90
Classroom 0
Boardroom 36
Reception 100
Dinner 90
Dinner / Dance 0
U Shape 0
Cabaret 0

The Tea Room Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 40
Classroom 0
Boardroom 18
Reception 35
Dinner 27
Dinner / Dance 0
U Shape 0
Cabaret 0

16th Century Chamber - Large Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 40
Classroom 0
Boardroom 12
Reception 35
Dinner 27
Dinner / Dance 0

16th Century Chamber - Small Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 0
Classroom 0
Boardroom 12
Reception 15
Dinner 18
Dinner / Dance 0
U Shape 0
Cabaret 0

Billiard Room Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 0
Classroom 0
Boardroom 0
Reception 50
Dinner 0
Dinner / Dance 0
U Shape 0
Cabaret 0

Crypt Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 0
Classroom 0
Boardroom 0
Reception 40
Dinner 0
Dinner / Dance 0
U Shape 0
Cabaret 0

Victorian Kitchen Restaurant Rooms

Room Capacity
Theatre 0
Classroom 0
Boardroom 0
Reception 0
Dinner 70
Dinner / Dance 0

Facilities

Parking
350 Car Parking Spaces, 10 Coach Parking Spaces
Airport
12 miles Dundee
Railway
12 miles Dundee

Castle Restaurant

Enjoy lunch, coffee or afternoon tea in the Castle Restaurant from award-winning caterers

Pavilion Shop

Visit the Pavilion Shop for some inspirational gift ideas, books, jewellery or clothing

Awards

  • VisitScotland Green Business Tourism Gold Award
  • Glamis Castle
  • Glamis Castle - Pipers
  • Glamis Castle - Gardens
  • Glamis Castle - Stairway
  • Glamis Castle At Night

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