Historic Attractions in Scotland
Edinburgh, EH8 8DX
The Queen's official residence in Scotland. This baroque palace is closely associated with Scotland's turbulent past.
Edinburgh, EH1 2NG
This most famous of Scottish castles dominates the city. With its magnificent buildings, exhibitions and museums the castle...
Dryburgh, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0RQ
Perhaps the most beautiful of all the Border Abbeys. The ruins are remarkably complete and include an exquisite barrel...
Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH18 5TL
Discover Blair Castle and go on a journey into the fascinating past of the Dukes and Earls of Atholl.
Tarvit, Cupar, Fife, KY15 5PB
This fine house was virtually rebuilt in 1906 by Sir Robert Lorimer for Mr F B Sharp.
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
The square takes its name from Parliament House built here in 1641 to house the Scottish Parliament.
Built in 1892 this was the most dangerous lighthouse to be stationed at during the Second World War. It was bombed by German...
Glasgow, G3 8RS
Built at Port Glasgow in 1896, she is one of only 5 Clydebuilt sailing ships remaining afloat in the world.
On the islet of Eilean Sionnach, off Ornsay, the lighthouse was built in 1857. The lighthouse cottages were once owned by...
Though a lighthouse was built on Inchkeith as early as 1804, the island’s strategic position in the centre of the Firth...
Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 8LE
This clifftop mansion was built by Robert Adam for the last Earl of Cassillis in 1772-1790. There have been castles on...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
The town’s most important gate, the Netherbow Port stood in the middle of the High Street just below John Knox’s house.
This unusual lighthouse with its castellated tower was built in 1925. It is now solar powered. The tidal Island once had a...
The wrecking of the whaling ship Oscar here in 1813 with the loss of all but two of her crew of 45 led to the building of...
|1||Palace of Holyrood House||Edinburgh, EH8 8DX|
|2||Edinburgh Castle (HS)||Edinburgh, EH1 2NG|
|3||Dryburgh Abbey (HS)||Dryburgh, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0RQ|
|4||Blair Castle||Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH18 5TL|
|5||Hill of Tarvit House and Garden (NTS)||Tarvit, Cupar, Fife, KY15 5PB|
|6||Parliament Square||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|7||Fair Isle South Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|8||The Tall Ship at Riverside||Glasgow, G3 8RS|
|9||Ornsay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|10||Inchkeith Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|11||Culzean Castle and Country Park (NTS)||Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 8LE|
|12||Netherbow Port||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|13||Brough of Birsay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|14||Girdle Ness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|15||Cat Craig Lime Kilns||by Dunbar, East Lothian, EH42|
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