Historic Attractions in Scotland
Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4SH
Set in a beautiful riverside setting, this fine hall house, built in the 16th and 17th centuries, is famed for its fine…
Kilmartin, Nr Lochgilphead, Argyll, Scotland, UK
A prominent church, it is well known for its stone crosses and superb collection of beautifully carved medieval grave slabs.
Kilmartin, Scotland, UK
With some unusual designs this is one of the best rock art sites in Scotland.
Dumbarton, North Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK
Linking Grangemouth on the Firth of Forth to Bowling on the Clyde, the canal opened in 1790. It closed to freight traffic…
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
One of Edinburgh’s principal churches, completed in 1648, it is named after the public weigh beam or tron which stood...
Nr Cockburnspath, Dunglass, East Lothian, Scotland, UK
Admire the surprisingly well-preserved sculptures insite this stone-vaulted medieval church.
Forres, Morayshire, IV36 2RR
Built in 1890 this distillery is a perfectly preserved time capsule of the distiller's art. Audio visual presentation. See…
Gordon, Berwickshire, TD3 6
A handsome tower house on an L plan, built in 1581 and still retaining its iron gate or yett.
Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2EA
This lighthouse, built in 1912, marks the entrance to Loch Ewe. In World War II it was an important assembly area for…
South Victoria Dock Road, Dundee, DD1 3BP
HM Frigate Unicorn is the oldest British-built warship afloat and Scotland's only example of a wooden warship.
On the islet of Eilean Sionnach, off Ornsay, the lighthouse was built in 1857. The lighthouse cottages were once owned by...
Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL
The splendid ruins of this great royal palace are set in its own park beside Linlithgow Loch. Both James V and Mary Queen…
Ecclefechan, Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, DG11 3DG
Thomas Carlyle, the famous writer and historian was born here in 1795. The house is furnished as it would have been in...
Brechin, Angus, Scotland, UK
Two impressive prehistoric forts occupying the summits of adjoining hills. The White Caterthun has a massive stone walled…
|1||Huntly Castle (HS)||Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4SH|
|2||Kilmartin Church||Kilmartin, Nr Lochgilphead, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|3||Ormaig Rock Carvings||Kilmartin, Scotland, UK|
|4||Forth and Clyde Canal||Dumbarton, North Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK|
|5||Tron Kirk||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|6||Dunglass Collegiate Church (HS)||Nr Cockburnspath, Dunglass, East Lothian, Scotland, UK|
|7||Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery (HS)||Forres, Morayshire, IV36 2RR|
|8||Greenknowe Tower (HS)||Gordon, Berwickshire, TD3 6|
|9||Rubha Reidh Lighthouse||Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV21 2EA|
|10||H.M. Frigate Unicorn||South Victoria Dock Road, Dundee, DD1 3BP|
|11||Ornsay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|12||Linlithgow Palace (HS)||Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL|
|13||Thomas Carlyle's Birthplace (NTS)||Ecclefechan, Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, DG11 3DG|
|14||Brown and White Caterthuns (HS)||Brechin, Angus, Scotland, UK|
|15||Quendale Watermill||Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD|
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