Culross Furnished Historic Palace

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Culross Furnished Historic Palace is located in The Royal Burgh of Culross which is a unique survival of a town that time has passed by. Culross is the most complete example in Scotland today of a Burgh of the 17th and 18th centuries. Visit the Palace Garden which has been reconstred using features that would have been found in an early 17th century garden. The 6th century house used by Bishop Leighton as his study and The Abbey which was restored in 1633 and holds the Bruce Vault in the North Transcript which has a fine alabaster monument to Sir George Bruce, his wife and eight children.

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Stagecoach run several services that stop at Culross Palace.
71 - Dunfermline - Cairneyhill - Inverkeithing
74 - Dunfermline - Oakley - Blairhall/Steelend - Falkirk
78 - Dunfermline - Highvalleyfield - Stirling
The number 78 service is the only bus that runs through Culross every hour.


Nearest railway station is Dunfermline.


National Cycle Route 76 passes through Culross.
The Culross - Cairneyhill - Torry Bay Fife Millennium Cycle Ways Project is a 13.5 mile cycle route starting at Culross East Car Park.


Opening times (Palace Study and Town House, 2 April - 31 May and 3 September - 29 September):
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM--12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Opening times (Palace Study and Town House, 1 June - 31 August):
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Opening times (Palace Study and Town House, 1 October to 31 October):
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM12:00 PM - 4:00 PM--12:00 PM - 4:00 PM12:00 PM - 4:00 PM12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Access to The Study and Town House is by guided tour only. Tours depart from palace reception every hour. First tour departs 1pm, last tour departs 4pm (3pm in October). Tours last approx 1 hour.

Garden. Open all year, daily 10:00-18:00 or sunset if earlier.

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Address: Culross Furnished Historic Palace, Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH, Scotland.
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