Historic Attractions in Scotland
by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
A handsome 9th century Pictish cross-slab with on one side a large cross and on the other a horse and rider.
Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JD
Built around 1570 by Sir Thomas MacLellan of Bombie, this castle is based in the heart of Kirkcudbright.
by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB35
A well-preserved underground passage, with roofing slabs intact over the large chamber and entrance. About 2,000 years old.
Mainland, Shetland, ZE2
A defensive stone-built blockhouse, probably of Iron-Age date, with some features resembling a broch.
Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, ML11 9PL
The last great private fortress to be constructed in Scotland, Craignethan was begun about 1530.
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17
A fine Neolithic chambered cairn with three concentric walls and a burial chamber with three large cells.
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
The oldest lead cast statue in Britain, portraying Charles II as a Roman emperor, it was completed in 1685 a month before...
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A magnificent circle of upright stones with an enclosing ditch spanned by causeways, dating to the late Neolithic period.
Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, FK7 0LJ
One of the most important historic sites in Scotland.
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This castellated, turreted house is all that remains of Calton Jail built in 1817, at that time the largest prison in...
This lighthouse marking the skerries, a site of several shipwrecks, was built in 1846. There is a good walk along the coast...
Bothwell, Uddingston, Lanarkshire, G71 8BL
In a beautiful setting Bothwell Castle is the largest and finest 13th century stone castle in Scotland.
At the northern end of the Rhins of Galloway to mark the entrance to Loch Ryan this lighthouse was completed in 1817. The...
|1||Migvie Stone||by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK|
|2||MacLellan's Castle (HS)||Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JD|
|3||Culsh Souterrain (HS)||by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, AB35|
|4||Ness of Burgi Fort (HS)||Mainland, Shetland, ZE2|
|5||Craignethan Castle (HS)||Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, ML11 9PL|
|6||Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17|
|7||Charles II Statue||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|8||Ring of Brodgar (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|9||The Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre (NTS)||Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, FK7 0LJ|
|10||Governor’s House||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|11||Covesea Skerries Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|12||Bothwell Castle (HS)||Bothwell, Uddingston, Lanarkshire, G71 8BL|
|13||Formaston Cross Slab||The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR|
|14||Corsewall Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|15||Brough of Birsay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
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