Stirling Castle is one of the largest and most important castles in Scotland. Several Scottish Kings and Queens have been crowned at Stirling, including Mary, Queen of Scots in 1542. Frequently used as the Scottish royal residence, before the union with England. Sitting atop Castle Hill, it is surrounded on three sides by steep cliffs, providing a strong defensive position as well as a lovely view. Get ready to learn a whole lot of Stirling Castle history. As well as how you can visit and tour the castle! How to Visit Stirling Castle I took the train to Stirling Station from Glasgow. It is on Goosecroft Road near the city centre. I walked the rest of the way to the castle, it’s a bit of a ways so you can also take a bus or taxi. To get the most of your trip, I’d recommend taking one of the Stirling Castle…