Historic Attractions in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray
Subcategory: Castles & Stately Homes, Heritage Centres & Ships, Historic Buildings, Lighthouses or Towns & Villages
Braemar, Braemar, AB35 5XR
17th century hunting lodge, Hanoverian
garrison and home to Clan Farquharson,
Stonehaven, AB39 2TL
A dramatic and evocative ruined cliff top fortress in a truly stunning setting.
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...
Lit in 1897 and decommissioned in 2007, Tod Head lies south of Stonehaven and near Catterline, a picturesque, though often...
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.
The wrecking of the whaling ship Oscar here in 1813 with the loss of all but two of her crew of 45 led to the building of...
Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8JF
This fairytale-like castle is one of the most perfect tower houses of its period in Scotland.
This lighthouse, built in 1895, marked a particularly dangerous part of the east coast. Just half a mile offshore and...
Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5QJ
Picturesque 16th century castle with magnificent interiors and painted ceilings, family portraits and furniture....
by Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5EY
One of Scotland's oldest houses, with a 13th century keep and Jacobean mansion. Superb furniture and paintings. Delightful...
Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS
Superb castle, dating from 13th century, with rich portrait collection, an equally fine collection of arms and armour, and...
Scotland’s first mainland light house, completed in 1787, was really a 16th century castle with a light placed on top of...
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...
|1||Braemar Castle||Braemar, Braemar, AB35 5XR|
|2||Dunnottar Castle||Stonehaven, AB39 2TL|
|3||Castle Fraser (NTS)||Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, AB51 7LD|
|4||Tod Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Leith Hall and Garden (NTS)||Kennethmont,, Nr Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4NQ|
|6||Girdle Ness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|7||Craigievar Castle (NTS)||Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8JF|
|8||Rattray Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|9||Crathes Castle and Garden (NTS)||Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5QJ|
|10||Mar Lodge Estate (NTS)||Braemar, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5YJ|
|11||Drum Castle (NTS)||by Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5EY|
|12||Fyvie Castle (NTS)||Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 8JS|
|13||Kinnaird Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|14||Haddo House and Garden (NTS)||Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 7EQ|
|15||Covesea Skerries Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
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