Spynie Palace


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For five centuries until 1686, Spynie Palace, near Elgin, was the residence of the bishops of Moray.

The beauty of the surroundings and the substantial wildlife and birdsong make the Palace a wonderful place to visit.

Visit the Historic Environment website for tickets.

The palace is located just 3 miles from Elgin.

Events and Activities at Spynie Palace

Medieval Weekend
13-14 June 2023, 11am – 4pm

Take a step back in time at one of Scotland’s oldest surviving strongholds. Wander through the living history camp to experience what life was like in medieval times. Enjoy living history and costumed performances.

Entry included in admission. For more information call 0131 668 8885 or email events@hes.scot


  • Children Welcome
  • Disabled Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Parking

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