Castle Secrets & Legends: Loch Ness Hoax Pictures

Visit the ancient ruins of Urquhart Castle that overlook Scotland’s Loch Ness, an English country estate that became the subject of a inheritance dispute -- plus, more castles.

+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Urquhart Castle
Start Over

Gallery Link:

View All

On the banks of Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands, Urquhart Castle has been a silent witness to the country’s most famous folktale, dating back hundreds of years. But the rumors of the Loch Ness Monster reached a crescendo in the mid-1930s when an amazing photograph seemed to confirm the existence of the beast.

Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.

You May Also Like

Tour Highclere Castle

Go inside the lavish rooms of Highclere Castle, the setting for Downton Abbey and current home to the Earl and Countess of Carnarvon.

Castle Secrets: Hound of the Baskervilles Pictures

Visit a British manor house that inspired the revival of a literary hero, tour a sprawling New York mansion and explore a German castle that served as a prisoner-of-war camp.

We Recommend

Flag as inappropriate

Thank you! your flag was submitted.

Most Popular

Medieval Gone Modern: Luxury Castle Hotels

Book a stay at one of these castles turned luxury hotels. Relax in the ...

Tour Highclere Castle

Go inside the lavish rooms of Highclere Castle, the setting for Downton ...

Black Dinner Pictures

Tour a fortress in Scotland where a 15th-century power struggle came ...

Enigma of Kaspar Hauser Photos

Tour an ancient German castle with a centuries-old secret about a ...

Hound of the Baskervilles

Visit a British manor house that inspired the revival of a literary ...

More Travel Inspirations

Food Network America's Best Cook
Who Is America’s Best Cook?

See home cooks compete on Food Network to win the coveted title.

Cooking Channel's Cooking Fundamentals
Master Your Cooking Skills

Learn the fundamentals of cooking with Cooking Channel’s tips and videos.

HGTV's Living Alaska
Imagine Alaskan Living

Do you have what it takes to live in Alaska? Tour Alaskan Homes on HGTV.