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.
This prominent lighthouse on the point of Buchan Ness was completed in 1827.
Some of its buildings were slightly damaged...
Edinburgh, EH8 8BT
This attractive mid 17th century house was once owned by the Duke of Queensberry.
Taynuilt, Argyll, PA35 1JQ
Founded in 1753 by Cumbrian iron masters, this is the most complete charcoal fuelled ironworks in Britain. Displays show…
Mains of Ardestie, Dundee, DD5
This large earth house, was discovered in 1949. There were no traces of the roof, which was possibly made of timber. To...
A venue for graduations, concerts and public functions the hall was paid for by Sir William McEwan founder of the Edinburgh...
Cupar, Fife, KY15 7BU
The Royal Palace of Falkland, was the country residence and hunting lodge of eight Stuart monarchs, including Mary, Queen…
Lybster, Caithness, KW3
More than 190 low stone slabs are arranged in rows down a hillside.
Huntingtowerfield, Perth, PH1 3JL
Two complete 16th century towers, linked by a 17th century range. There are splendid painted ceilings.
Abernethy, Perth, Perthshire, PH2
One of the two round towers of Irish style surviving in Scotland, dating from the end of the 11th century. Pictish symbol…
Culloden, Inverness, IV2
A well-perserved Bronze Age cemetery complex of passage graves, cairns and standing stones in a beautiful setting.
Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, FK7 0LJ
One of the most important historic sites in Scotland.
Dundrennan, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4QH
The beautiful ruins, amid a peaceful setting, of a Cistercian Abbey founded in 1142. Mary Queen of Scots spent her last…
|1||Palace of Holyrood House||Edinburgh, EH8 8DX|
|2||Buchan Ness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||Queensberry House||Edinburgh, EH8 8BT|
|4||Bonawe Iron Furnace (HS)||Taynuilt, Argyll, PA35 1JQ|
|5||Carlungie Souterrain (HS)||Mains of Ardestie, Dundee, DD5|
|6||McEwan Hall||Scotland, UK|
|7||Falkland Palace and Garden (NTS)||Cupar, Fife, KY15 7BU|
|8||Hill O' Many Stanes (HS)||Lybster, Caithness, KW3|
|9||Formaston Cross Slab||The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR|
|10||Huntingtower Castle (HS)||Huntingtowerfield, Perth, PH1 3JL|
|11||Abernethy Round Tower (HS)||Abernethy, Perth, Perthshire, PH2|
|12||Clava Cairns (HS)||Culloden, Inverness, IV2|
|13||The Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre (NTS)||Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, FK7 0LJ|
|14||Dundrennan Abbey (HS)||Dundrennan, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4QH|
|15||Cathedral of St Moluag||Lismore, by Oban, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
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