Historic Attractions in Scotland
Beauly, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
The roofless church of a Valliscaulian priory, which houses the tombs of a renowned McKenzie clan chief and Fraser Lords…
Kilsyth, Glasgow, G65
This fort, on the highest section of the wall, included a headquarters building, a well, granary and a bath house. From…
Portencross, Ayrshire, KA23 9QA
Portencross Castle is situated overlooking the Firth of Clyde near West Kilbride in Ayrshire.
Kinross, Perthshire, KY13 8UF
A 16th century tower on an island in Loch Leven. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned here for almost a year in 1567.
This lighthouse marking the skerries, a site of several shipwrecks, was built in 1846. There is a good walk along the coast...
Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 7LD
One of the most spectacular of the Castles of Mar, this Fraser stronghold has a magnificent great hall, fine portraits and…
Arbroath, Angus, DD11 2NH
The extraordinary architecture, vivid Victorian collections and exceptional early arts and crafts interiors of the house…
Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF
The largest inhabited castle in Scotland home to the Duke and Duchess of Roxburghe. Spectacular State rooms filled with...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This delightful Dutch-gabled church was completed in 1691. It is the church of both the Palace of Holyroodhouse and...
Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17
A fine, ruined Z-plan tower, built between 1560 and 1573 but never completed. Remarkable for its large number of gun loops.
Edinburgh, EH1 1EG
This is one of the many libraries in the UK founded by Andrew Carnegie – the Scottish American industrialist and...
Liddesdale, Newcastleton, Borders, TD9 0LU
A vast eerie fortress, at the heart of many of the bloodiest events in the history of the Borders.
Isle of Kerrera, Scotland, UK
Perched on a rocky ridge, this is one of Scotland’s most spectacular castles.
|1||Beauly Priory (HS)||Beauly, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK|
|2||Antonine Wall Bar Hill (HS)||Kilsyth, Glasgow, G65|
|3||Portencross Castle||Portencross, Ayrshire, KA23 9QA|
|4||Lochleven Castle (HS)||Kinross, Perthshire, KY13 8UF|
|5||Covesea Skerries Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|6||Castle Fraser (NTS)||Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 7LD|
|7||Hospitalfield Arts||Arbroath, Angus, DD11 2NH|
|8||Castlelaw Hill Fort and Souterrain (HS)||Penicuik, EH26 0NH|
|9||Floors Castle||Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF|
|10||Canongate Church||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|11||Noltland Castle (HS)||Near Pierowall, Westray, Orkney, KW17|
|12||Edinburgh Central Library||Edinburgh, EH1 1EG|
|13||Hermitage Castle (HS)||Liddesdale, Newcastleton, Borders, TD9 0LU|
|14||Gylen Castle||Isle of Kerrera, Scotland, UK|
|15||Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW17|
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