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Historic Attractions in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray

Castle Fraser (NTS)

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…

Tod Head Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Lit in 1897 and decommissioned in 2007, Tod Head lies south of Stonehaven and near Catterline.

Formaston Cross Slab

The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR

Formaston Cross Slab

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.

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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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 5 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...

Migvie Stone

by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

A handsome 9th century Pictish cross-slab with on one side a large cross and on the other a horse and rider.

Tolquhon Castle (HS)

Tarves, Aberdeenshire, AB4 0LP

An early 15th century tower, expanded in the 1580s.

Ratings:
  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 3 stars

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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  • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 4 stars

Tyrebagger Stone Circle

Stoneywood, Aberdeen, AB22

Beautifully sited on the shoulder of the hill, this recumbent stone circle, has an exceptionally large recumbent stone of...

Portsoy

Banffshire, Scotland, UK

A burgh since 1550, Portsoy has a most attractive harbour dating from 1692, with fine 18th century warehouses. From here a...

Aikey Brae Stone Circle

Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire, AB45 3BL

The most complete recumbent stone circle in the north-east, it includes a massive recumbent stone weighing some 22 tons.

Mortlach Parish Kirk

Dufftown, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK

Built on one of the earliest Christian sites in North-East Scotland, Mortlach dates from the 13th century. There are two...

Cambus O'May AA Box

Cambus O'May, Ballater, Scotland, UK

Invercauld Bridge

Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35

This handsome bridge over the River Dee was built in 1752 to carry the Military Road that lead north to Corgarff Castle and...

1 Castle Fraser (NTS) Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 7LD
2 Tod Head Lighthouse Scotland, UK
3 Formaston Cross Slab The Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, AB34 5BR
4 Auchindoun Castle (HS) Keith, AB55 4DR
5 Balmoral Castle Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5TB 5 stars
6 Chapel of St Fergus Stones Dyce, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
7 Migvie Stone by Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
8 Tolquhon Castle (HS) Tarves, Aberdeenshire, AB4 0LP 3 stars
9 Spynie Palace (HS) Nr. Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 8XJ 4 stars
10 Tyrebagger Stone Circle Stoneywood, Aberdeen, AB22
11 Portsoy Banffshire, Scotland, UK
12 Aikey Brae Stone Circle Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire, AB45 3BL
13 Mortlach Parish Kirk Dufftown, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
14 Cambus O'May AA Box Cambus O'May, Ballater, Scotland, UK
15 Invercauld Bridge Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35

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