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Provost Skene's House

Guestrow, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB10 1AS

Provost Skene's House is currently closed due to the Marischal Square Development surrounding the building.

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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 3 stars

Chapel of St Fergus Stones

Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

Two finely carved Pictish stones are set into the east gable of the old kirk. One has a large beast and symbols, the other...

Sueno's Stone (HS)

Forres, Moray, IV36 3WX

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

Kinnaird Head Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Scotland’s first mainland light house, completed in 1787, was really a 16th century castle with a light placed on top of...

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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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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Huntly Castle (HS)

Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4SH

Set in a beautiful riverside setting, this fine hall house was built in the 16th and 17th centuries.

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Easter Aquhorthies Stone Circle (HS)

Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

A recumbent stone circle about 4,000 years old. Car parking nearby.

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...

Udny Mort House

Udny Green, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41

This extraordinary building was built in 1832 to thwart the resurrectionists. Coffins were left inside the building until...

Spynie Palace (HS)

Nr. Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 8XJ

Residence of the bishops of Moray from the 14th century to 1686. Massive tower with spectacular rooftop views over Spynie…

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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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Peterhead Prison Museum

South Road, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 2ZX

Peterhead Prison Museum

St Mary's Kirk (Auchindoir) (HS)

Auchindoir, By Rhynie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

One of the finest medieval parish churches in Scotland, roofless but otherwise entire.

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.

1 Provost Skene's House Guestrow, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB10 1AS 3 stars
2 Chapel of St Fergus Stones Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
3 Sueno's Stone (HS) Forres, Moray, IV36 3WX
4 Kinnaird Head Lighthouse Scotland, UK
5 Haddo House and Garden (NTS) Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 7EQ 4 stars
6 Delgatie Castle Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 5TD
7 Huntly Castle (HS) Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4SH 4 stars
8 Easter Aquhorthies Stone Circle (HS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
9 Duffus Castle (HS) Elgin, Moray, IV30 5RH
10 Udny Mort House Udny Green, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41
11 Spynie Palace (HS) Nr. Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 8XJ 4 stars
12 Fyvie Castle (NTS) Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS 4 stars
13 Peterhead Prison Museum South Road, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 2ZX
14 St Mary's Kirk (Auchindoir) (HS) Auchindoir, By Rhynie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
15 Sunhoney Stone Circle Echt, Westhill, Aberdeenshire, AB32

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