Inverness Castle sits high up overlooking the River Ness in Inverness.
The castle you see today is a red sandstone building built in 1836 by the architect William Burn. It is built on the site of an earlier 11th-century defensive structure.
The castle is the Inverness Sheriff Court and is NOT open to the public although you can visit the castle grounds and the north tower.
Our weather forecast for Inverness in The Scottish Highlands is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.
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