13 May 2020
The castle's official audio guide, featuring the voices of four time Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan, TV and movie actor Bill Paterson and Outlander’s Andrew Gowar, is available free of charge for a limited period, Historic Environment Scotland has announced.
A post on the castle's website says:
'We may be closed at the moment, but for a limited time only enjoy listening to our audio guide from the comfort of your own home.
'Our audio guide works best on your phone through your browser, especially on Safari and Chrome. We're aware that the there may be problems trying to access the tour on Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.
'Our audio guide features the voices of four time Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan, celebrated TV and movie actor Bill Paterson and Outlander’s Andrew Gowar. Let them take you on a journey and learn about the castle and the people and events that stand out most in it’s fascinating past.'
The castle is one of the UK's most visited historic attractions and before the temporary closure during the Coronavirus pandemic, welcomed over 2 million visitors each year.
Discover ten fascinating facts about the castle here.
Download the audio guide from this page.
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