Historic Attractions in Argyll & the Isles
Subcategory: Abbeys, Churches & Cathedrals, Castles & Stately Homes, Heritage Centres & Ships, Historic Buildings, Historic Sites & Monuments, Lighthouses or Towns & Villages
Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA64 6AP
Home of chief of Clan MacLean. Dungeons, exhibitions and clan history in the 13th century keep. Tearoom, shop. Free car...
At the southern tip of Lismore, on the islet of Eielan Musdile, Lismore Lighthouse was lit in 1833.
The construction of Scotland’s tallest 48m (158ft) high lighthouse, on a treacherous low lying reef 10 miles south-west...
Rothesay, Isle of Bute, PA20 9LR
One of Britains most spectacular Victorian Gothic houses, with 300 acres of landscaped gardens. Guided tours.
Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK
An amazing achievement in its day, the canal opened in 1801. It allows vessels to reach the West Highlands without...
North Connel, By Oban, Argyll, Scotland, UK
The ruins of a Valliscaulian priory founded in 1230 and later converted to secular use.
One of Scotland’s most unusual lighthouses, completed 1850, it is built on the summit of Ship Rock to the south of the...
Island of Oronsay, By Colonsay, Argyll, Scotland, UK
Founded in the mid 14th century, the priory is remarkably complete with church, cloister, chapter house and refectory....
by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31
The smooth rocks at Achnabreck have one of the best displays in Britain of cup-and-ring markings. There are other nearby...
This prominent lighthouse on the island of Orsay opposite Portnahaven was built in 1825.
Inveraray, PA32 8XE
Headquarters of Clan Campbell since early 15th century, rebuilt in 18th century. Fine furniture and paintings.
Skipness, Argyll, PA29
This outstanding castle was built between the 13th and 16th centuries. Its magnificent tower, courtyard, wall, and...
by Oban, Argyll, PA37
This former rail bridge, later converted to road use, enabled the slate from the great quarries of Ballachulish to reach...
Port Ellen, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA42
The finest Early Christian cross in Scotland it was carved in the late 8th century. The adjoining graveyard has many...
|1||Duart Castle||Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA64 6AP|
|2||Lismore Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||Skerryvore Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|4||Mount Stuart House and Gardens||Rothesay, Isle of Bute, PA20 9LR|
|5||Crinan Canal||Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|6||Ardchattan Priory (HS)||North Connel, By Oban, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|7||Sanda Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|8||Oronsay Priory||Island of Oronsay, By Colonsay, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|9||Achnabreck Prehistoric Rock Carvings (HS)||by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31|
|10||Rhinns of Islay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|11||Inveraray Castle||Inveraray, PA32 8XE|
|12||Skipness Castle (HS)||Skipness, Argyll, PA29|
|13||Connel Bridge||by Oban, Argyll, PA37|
|14||Kildalton Cross (HS)||Port Ellen, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA42|
|15||Cruachan Visitor Centre||Dalmally, Argyll, PA33 1AN|
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