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Historic Attractions in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray

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Leith Hall and Garden (NTS)

Kennethmont,, Nr Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4NQ

This beautiful house was the home of the Leith family for almost 300 years. There is a superb garden and extensive grounds.

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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 4 stars

Balmoral Castle

Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5TB

The Highland holiday home of the Royal Family since 1852. Exhibitions of paintings, artwork and royal tartans.

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Sunhoney Stone Circle

Echt, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB32

A particularly fine recumbent stone circle, with nine standing stones and a cup-marked recumbent stone with flanking pillars.

Auchindoun Castle (HS)

Keith, AB55 4DR

Auchindoun Castle is a 15th century L-Plan tower castle located in Auchindoun near Dufftown in the Moray region of Scotland.

Loanhead of Daviot Stone Circle (HS)

Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

The best known of a group of recumbent stone circles, enclosing a ring cairn. Beside it is a small burial enclosure.

Drum Castle (NTS)

by Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5EY

One of Scotland's oldest houses, with a 13th century keep and Jacobean mansion. Superb furniture and paintings. Delightful…

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Delgatie Castle

Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 5TD

11th century castle with fine Painted ceilings dating 1592 and 1597. Unique baby’s four poster bed, displays of dolls...

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Sueno's Stone (HS)

Forres, Moray, IV36 3WX

At over 6m high, Scotland's tallest sculpted standing stone. Its carvings include rare battle scenes.

Braemar Castle

Braemar, AB35 5XR

17th century hunting lodge, Hanoverian garrison and home to Clan Farquharson.

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Fyvie Castle (NTS)

Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS

Superb castle, dating from 13th century, with rich portrait collection, an equally fine collection of arms and armour, and…

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Inveravon Church

Inveravon, Ballindalloch, Scotland, UK

Brig O'Dee

Garthdee, Scotland, UK

Haddo House and Garden (NTS)

Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 7EQ

This elegant mansion, home of the earls and marquesses of Aberdeen, is noted for its fine furniture and paintings. It has…

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Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery (HS)

Forres, Morayshire, IV36 2RR

Built in 1890 this distillery is a perfectly preserved time capsule of the distiller's art.

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Duffus Castle (HS)

Elgin, Moray, IV30 5RH

Of the finest examples of a 12th century motte and bailey castle in Scotland with a very fine early 14th century stone...

1 Leith Hall and Garden (NTS) Kennethmont,, Nr Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4NQ 4 stars
2 Balmoral Castle Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5TB 5 stars
3 Sunhoney Stone Circle Echt, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB32
4 Auchindoun Castle (HS) Keith, AB55 4DR
5 Loanhead of Daviot Stone Circle (HS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
6 Drum Castle (NTS) by Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5EY 4 stars
7 Delgatie Castle Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 5TD
8 Sueno's Stone (HS) Forres, Moray, IV36 3WX
9 Braemar Castle Braemar, AB35 5XR 3 stars
10 Fyvie Castle (NTS) Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS 4 stars
11 Inveravon Church Inveravon, Ballindalloch, Scotland, UK
12 Brig O'Dee Garthdee, Scotland, UK
13 Haddo House and Garden (NTS) Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 7EQ 4 stars
14 Dallas Dhu Historic Distillery (HS) Forres, Morayshire, IV36 2RR 4 stars
15 Duffus Castle (HS) Elgin, Moray, IV30 5RH

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