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Visitors attending a Private Morning Tour at the Palace of Holyroodhouse
This very special tour of Scotland’s official residence of The Queen highlights both the Palace's dramatic past and its important role today. In the company of an expert guide, groups may enjoy a private tour of the State Apartments before the Palace...

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The Queen's Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Commonwealth Games Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

The 2014 Commonwealth Games Baton Relay has visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of Her Majesty The Queen in Scotland.
Launched by The Queen at Buckingham Palace in October 2013, the 2014 Baton Relay will have visited 70 nations and territories and travelled 118,000 miles over 288 days, before its arrival in Glasgow for the opening ceremony of The Commonwealth Games in July. ... Read more about Commonwealth Games Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse