Historic Attractions in Argyll & the Isles
Subcategory: Heritage Centres & Ships, Historic Sites & Monuments or Towns & Villages
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...
Inveraray, Argyll, PA32
This late 15th century cross once stood in the middle of the Old Town of Inveraray, near where the castle is today....
by Oban, Argyll, PA37
This former rail bridge, later converted to road use, enabled the slate from the great quarries of Ballachulish to reach...
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...
Dalmally, Argyll, PA33 1AN
Unique guided tour inside the mountain. Visit the world's first reversible pumped storage scheme. Free exhibition explains...
Inveraray, Argyll, Scotland, UK
This beautiful planned town was established from 1744 after the Duke of Argyll decided to build a new castle and remove...
Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA62
A rare West Highland stone circle of nine stones associated with three outlying standing stones.
Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Argyll, Scotland, UK
This attractive town was established in 1788 by the British Fisheries Society, with the aim of encouraging the development...
Kilmartin, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8QG
Within a mile of the village of Kilmartin there are an amazing number of prehistoric sites: standing stones; rock...
Isle of Tiree, Hebrides, PA77
This fascinating collection of buildings, with a pier, dock and signal-tower, was the base from which the Skerryvore...
Lismore, Oban, Argyll, PA34
This most impressive broch stands on a ridge some three miles from the Port Appin ferry landing.
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...
by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8
This spectacular site has been occupied since the Iron Age. It was a stronghold of Dalriada the kingdom of the Scots.
|1||Crinan Canal||Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|2||Inveraray Cross||Inveraray, Argyll, PA32|
|3||Connel Bridge||by Oban, Argyll, PA37|
|4||Achnabreck Prehistoric Rock Carvings (HS)||by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31|
|5||Cruachan Visitor Centre||Dalmally, Argyll, PA33 1AN|
|6||Inveraray||Inveraray, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|7||Lochbuie Stone Circle||Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA62|
|8||Tobermory||Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|9||Iona Heritage Centre||PA76 6SJ|
|10||Kilmartin Glen||Kilmartin, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8QG|
|11||Hynish||Isle of Tiree, Hebrides, PA77|
|12||Tirefour Broch||Lismore, Oban, Argyll, PA34|
|13||Kildalton Cross (HS)||Port Ellen, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA42|
|14||Dunadd Fort (HS)||by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8|
|15||Clachan Bridge||Isle of Seil, Argyll, PA34 4QZ|
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