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The Lindsays and the Covenant

Saturday 18 May 2019 to Sunday 19 May 2019

Edzell Castle and Garden

Reenactors in Schiltron formation holding spears

Edzell Castle and Garden were built by Sir Robert Lindsay, a Renaissance man -  find out more about his story and the story of the castle this weekend on one of our guided tours. 

During this time the castle was under occupation by Cromwell’s army - watch as the covenanting army are put through their paces in the surroundings of the castle

In 1645 Scotland was in the grip of civil war. Meet the Lindsays, their officers, clansmen and retainers who will tell you more about the Covenanters. 

Walk through a working living history camp, enjoy a tour of Edzell Castle and its beautiful gardens, handle weapons of the period, and watch as the soldiers perform an impressive pike drill. 

You will also have a chance to see a display of colours, including the Lindsay colour which is new for 2019!

Select from 2 available dates until Sun 19 May 2019

(This calendar is for informational purposes only, please select a date when booking your tickets.)