Historic Attractions in Scotland
by Tain, Ross-shire, IV19
One of the finest Pictish cross-slabs with elaborate bossed panels, beasts and symbols. Inside the old church at Nigg.
Port Glasgow, Inverclyde, PA14 5NH
An elegant and virtually intact castle with views over the Firth of Clyde.
Ballymeanoch, Kilmartin, Scotland, UK
An extraordinary group of standing stones arranged in two parallel lines.
by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
A well-preserved underground passage, with roofing slabs intact over the large chamber and entrance. About 2,000 years old.
Glasgow, G43 1AT
Pollok House built in the elegant 18th century style for the Maxwell family.
Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH
This delightful small royal burgh on the north shore of the Forth provides a striking introduction to Scottish domestic…
Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK
This large and unusual group of cup-and-ring markings was only re-discovered in 1986.
Roslin, Midlothian, EH25 9PU
Rosslyn Chapel was founded in 1446 and its ornate stonework has inspired, intrigued and attracted visitors ever since.
Edinburgh, EH1 2NA
A boarding school, it was established in 1847 to feed, shelter and educate some of the Old Town’s many destitute children.
Dumfries, Scotland, UK
A fine late 13th century hall house, once a stronghold of the Douglases.
Edinburgh, EH1 2PF
The first open court or square of its type in Edinburgh, it was built in 1692 by Robert Mylne, Master Mason to the King.
Lit in 1897 and decommissioned in 2007, Tod Head lies south of Stonehaven and near Catterline.
Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD
Step inside the spectacular ruins of two remarkable residences at the heart of Kirkwall.
|1||Nigg Cross-Slab||by Tain, Ross-shire, IV19|
|2||Newark Castle (HS)||Port Glasgow, Inverclyde, PA14 5NH|
|3||Ballymeanoch Standing Stones||Ballymeanoch, Kilmartin, Scotland, UK|
|4||Culsh Souterrain (HS)||by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK|
|5||Formaston Cross Slab||The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR|
|6||Pollok House and Country Park (NTS)||Glasgow, G43 1AT|
|7||Culross Palace (NTS)||Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH|
|8||Ballochmyle Prehistoric Rock Carvings||Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK|
|9||Rosslyn Chapel||Roslin, Midlothian, EH25 9PU|
|10||Ragged School||Edinburgh, EH1 2NA|
|11||Morton Castle (HS)||Dumfries, Scotland, UK|
|12||Milne’s Court||Edinburgh, EH1 2PF|
|13||Tod Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|14||Bishop's and Earl's Palace (HS)||Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1PD|
|15||Skipness Castle (HS)||Skipness, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
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