Blackness Castle open for free on Nov 27 and 28

137CANON 031BLACKNESS Castle and Linlithgow Palace are two of the local Historic Scotland properties open from free on November 27 and 28. It’s part of a national initiative to mark St. Andrew’s Day.

See the Historic Scotland website for more details.

* Kinneil House in Bo’ness is closed for the winter period, but will re-open for free open days in April 2010. Remember, however, that Kinneil Museum is open all year, normally from Monday to Saturday from 12.30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free.