Historic Attractions in Ayrshire, Arran & Clyde Valley
Largs, Scotland, UK
This jewel-like monument was erected in 1636 for Sir Robert Montgomerie of Skelmorlie.
Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK
The choir and south side of the nave of a late 14th century parish church.
Kirkoswald, Ayrshire, KA19 8HY
The home of John Davidson, who inspired the character Souter Johnnie in Robert Burns' famous poem Tam o'Shanter.
Portencross, Ayrshire, KA23 9QA
Portencross Castle is situated overlooking the Firth of Clyde near West Kilbride in Ayrshire.
Maybole, KA19 7AE
Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, G72 9BY
Scotland's most famous explorer and missionary was born here in Shuttlerow in 1813. Today the 18th-century tenement…
Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK
This large and unusual group of cup-and-ring markings was only re-discovered in 1986.
Lagg, Isle of Arran, Scotland, UK
One of the most famous Neolithic long cairns of south-west Scotland.
Girvan, North Ayrshire, KA26
The most impressive medieval earthwork in the South of Scotland, its defences consists of two massive 4 metre deep ditches.
Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 8LE
This clifftop mansion was built by Robert Adam for the last Earl of Cassillis in 1772-1790. There have been castles on...
Cumnock, KA18 2NJ
Dumfries House is one of Britain’s most beautiful stately homes and best kept heritage secrets.
Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, ML11 9PL
The last great private fortress to be constructed in Scotland, Craignethan was begun about 1530.
by Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 5HQ
One of the most complete mediaeval abbeys in Scotland, Crossraguel was founded in the 13th century by Duncan of Carrick…
Tarbolton, South Ayrshire, KA5 5RB
In this 17th century thatched house in Tarbolton, Robert Burns and friends formed a debating club in 1780. Burns attended…
Lochranza, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HH
A fine tower house, a 16th century redevelopment of a late 13th century hall house.
|1||Skelmorlie Aisle (HS)||Largs, Scotland, UK|
|2||St Bride's Church, Douglas (HS)||Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK|
|3||Souter Johnnie's Cottage (NTS)||Kirkoswald, Ayrshire, KA19 8HY|
|4||Portencross Castle||Portencross, Ayrshire, KA23 9QA|
|5||Maybole Collegiate Church||Maybole, KA19 7AE|
|6||David Livingstone Centre (NTS)||Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, G72 9BY|
|7||Ballochmyle Prehistoric Rock Carvings||Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK|
|8||Carn Ban (HS)||Lagg, Isle of Arran, Scotland, UK|
|9||Dinvin Motte||Girvan, North Ayrshire, KA26|
|10||Culzean Castle and Country Park (NTS)||Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 8LE|
|11||Dumfries House||Cumnock, KA18 2NJ|
|12||Craignethan Castle (HS)||Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, ML11 9PL|
|13||Crossraguel Abbey (HS)||by Maybole, South Ayrshire, KA19 5HQ|
|14||Bachelor's Club (NTS)||Tarbolton, South Ayrshire, KA5 5RB|
|15||Lochranza Castle (HS)||Lochranza, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HH|
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