Historic Attractions in Scotland
Duns, Berwickshire, TD11
One of the few Iron Age brochs in lowland Scotland, sitting in a fort defended by ramparts and ditches.
Stirling, FK8 1EJ
Stirling Castle is one of Scotland's most celebrated visitor attractions. Scotland's kings and queens held court here.
by Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5EY
One of Scotland's oldest houses, with a 13th century keep and Jacobean mansion. Superb furniture and paintings. Delightful…
Fowlis Wester, By Crieff, Perthshire, PH7 3NL
A tall cross-slab with Pictish symbols, figural scenes and ornate decoration.
Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.
Brodie, Forres, Moray, IV36 2TE
Set in parkland, Brodie Castle is old but the family association with the area is even older. The Brodies were first…
Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG
Listed as one of Britain's 10 best stately homes by The Telegraph, Mellerstain is a must-see.
Isle of Islay, Scotland, UK
A medieval chapel with a bloodthirsty history, its weathered cross dates back to the 5th century.
Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK
An amazing achievement in its day, the canal opened in 1801. It allows vessels to reach the West Highlands without...
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…
Stromness, Orkney, KW17
The remains of a stone circle around a hearth, surrounded by a circular earthen bank or henge.
St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AR
This cliff top castle, sited dramatically overlooking the North Sea, and protected by a rock cut moat, was the secure…
Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH
This delightful small royal burgh on the north shore of the Forth provides a striking introduction to Scottish domestic…
Hillfoots Road, Causewayhead, Stirling, FK9 5LF
Extraordinary Victorian gothic tower built to commemorate William Wallace, Scotland's national hero. Panoramic views…
|1||Edin's Hall Broch (HS)||Duns, Berwickshire, TD11|
|2||Stirling Castle (HS)||Stirling, FK8 1EJ|
|3||Drum Castle (NTS)||by Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5EY|
|4||Fowlis Wester Cross Slabs (HS)||Fowlis Wester, By Crieff, Perthshire, PH7 3NL|
|5||Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)||Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|6||Brodie Castle (NTS)||Brodie, Forres, Moray, IV36 2TE|
|7||Mellerstain House and Gardens||Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG|
|8||Kilnave Chapel and Cross||Isle of Islay, Scotland, UK|
|9||Crinan Canal||Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|10||Kellie Castle and Garden (NTS)||Pittenweem, Fife, KY10 2RF|
|11||Stones of Stenness (HS)||Stromness, Orkney, KW17|
|12||St Andrews Castle (HS)||St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AR|
|13||Culross (NTS)||Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH|
|14||National Wallace Monument||Hillfoots Road, Causewayhead, Stirling, FK9 5LF|
|15||World Famous Blacksmiths Shop||Gretna Green, Dumfries & Galloway, DG16 5EA|
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