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Scotland has approximately 2500 castles, often they are owned and maintained by Historic Environment or National Trust for Scotland. There are still a number of privately owned castles, such as Blair Atholl, Glamis Castle and there are also obviously the Queens residencies: Holyrood Palace and Balmoral Castle. Whatever way they are owned there is a vast variety of castles to choose from. Each of them will provide you with some fascinating insights to Scottish history and clans. If you are planning to visit a number of castles joining the National Trust or Historic Environment can safe you some money. You can combine several castles as well as added other attractions such as scenic drives or a whisky distillery. Furthermore a number of castles have served as film locations not only for Outlander of course.