The Palace of Holyroodhouse, also commonly referred to as Holyrood Palace, is the official residence of the Scottish monarch in Scotland.
Located at the bottom of the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, at the opposite end to EdinburghCastle, Holyrood Palace has served as the principal residence of the Kings and Queens of Scots since the 16th century, and is a setting for state occasions and official entertaining.
Palace of Holyroodhouse (Holyroodhouse Palace), founded in 1128 at the order of King David I of Scotland, is located in the Royal Mile in Edinburgh. It is the official residence of the British monarch in Scotland. It has served as the main residence for royalty for a long time.
For an extra fee, you might also want to take in the Queen's Gallery, which hangs exhibits from the Her Majesty's Royal Collection. And if you want a bit of fresh air, head out to Holyrood Park and climb to Arthur's Seat, another U.S. News' top attraction.
The castle was looted and severely damaged during a war in 1544 and since then it has been rebuilt and completely restored. The architecture in this palace takes you back in time and the many decorations and paintings inside it will capture your attention and your imagination.
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You will always remember the time when you visited this beautiful place that is full of history and culture.