Historic Attractions in Scotland
By Inverness, IV2 5EU
Scene of the last major battle fought on mainland Britain. The final Jacobite uprising ended here on 16 April, 1746, when…
This uninhabited island off North Berwick acquired its lighthouse in 1885. It is one of the islands, Unst is another,...
Portnacroish, Argyll, Scotland, UK
This spectacular mid 16th century tower of the Stewarts of Appin stands on a small rocky island 100 yards off shore. ...
First lit in 1892 this lighthouse was machine gunned and bombed by German aircraft on two occasions in 1941, the outhouses...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
The largest mainline station outside London, Waverley was created in 1858 when the North British Railway Company,...
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...
Britain’s most northerly lighthouse was built in 1858 on the highest of a series of offshore skerries. Designed by David...
Mey, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 8XH
The most northerly castle on the Scottish mainland, it was built between 1566 and 1572.
Edinburgh, EH1 2NG
This most famous of Scottish castles dominates the city. With its magnificent buildings, exhibitions and museums the castle...
Dornie, Kyle of Lochalsh, Inverness-shire, IV40 8DX
Perhaps the most scenic of Scotland's castles, the original Eilean Donan was built around 1230, before its destruction…
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This memorial to the Duke of Wellington, victor over the French at the Battle of Waterloo in 1816, was erected in 1852.
Pittenweem, Fife, KY10 2RF
Kellie Castle is a very fine example of the domestic architecture of Lowland Scotland. The oldest part is believed to date…
Edinburgh, EH1 3BJ
This 90 foot obelisk, in the Calton Burial Ground, is sometimes known as the ‘Hamilton Obelisk’and was erected in 1844...
|1||Formaston Cross Slab||The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR|
|2||Culloden Moor Battlefield (NTS)||By Inverness, IV2 5EU|
|3||Fidra Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|4||Castle Stalker||Portnacroish, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|5||Fair Isle North Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|6||Waverley Station||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|7||Culzean Castle and Country Park (NTS)||Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 8LE|
|8||Muckle Flugga Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|9||Castle and Gardens of Mey||Mey, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 8XH|
|10||Edinburgh Castle (HS)||Edinburgh, EH1 2NG|
|11||Eilean Donan Castle||Dornie, Kyle of Lochalsh, Inverness-shire, IV40 8DX|
|12||Duke of Wellington Statue||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|13||Kellie Castle and Garden (NTS)||Pittenweem, Fife, KY10 2RF|
|14||Political Martyrs’ Monument||Edinburgh, EH1 3BJ|
|15||Craigievar Castle (NTS)||Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8JF|
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