Historic Attractions in Dumfries & Galloway
Subcategory: Castles & Stately Homes, Historic Sites & Monuments or Towns & Villages
An enigmatic castle, probably 14th century, it belonged to the Douglases and may have served as a hunting lodge. On the...
Carsluith, Dumfries, DG8
Carsluith Castle is an impressive 16th century L-plan tower house, with 18th century ranges of outhouses that are still in...
Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, DG7 2EH
This 15th century tower house stands on a rocky platform above the Water of Fleet. Ancient home of the McCullochs with...
Nr Stranraer, Scotland, UK
In days of sail this was the main Scottish port for the Galloway-Ulster ferry. Despite efforts to improve the harbour the...
Newton Stewart, Scotland, UK
With nineteen granite boulders and three central stones, this is one of the best preserved stone circles in Britain.
Thornhill, Dumfriesshire, DG3 4AQ
Ancient Douglas stronghold and home of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry., Drumlanrig, completed in 1691, is the...
Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 1TJ
A massive tower, situated on an island in the River Dee, built by Archibald the Grim, and later a stronghold of the Black...
Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JD
A castellated town house, complete except for its roof, built in 1577 by the then Provost of Kirkcudbright, Sir Thomas...
The much-reduced remains of a royal castle, originally built by the English in the 14th century on the shore of Lochmaben...
Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
Two most impressive chambered cairns, c 2500 BC, with extraordinary facades of tall standing stones.
Nr Whithorn, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK
Regarded as a retreat used by St Ninian, the cave was once a place of pilgrimage. Cut into the rock are seven small...
Dumfries, DG1 4RU
One of the finest castles in Scotland, surrounded by moats it has stood guard over the Solway Firth for more than 400 years.
Dumfries, Scotland, UK
Built in the 15th century, this is the oldest surviving multiple-arched bridge in Scotland. It is named after Devorgilla...
Shawhead, Scotland, UK
6 sculptures by Henry Moore, Sir Jacob Epstein and Auguste Rodin sited in this beautiful glen. The landowner Sir William...
Sandhead, Nr Stranraer, Scotland, UK
At Kirkmadrine are some of the oldest Christian stones in Scotland. They date from the 5th century to 12th. A century ago...
|1||Morton Castle (HS)||Dumfries, DG3|
|2||Carsluith Castle (HS)||Carsluith, Dumfries, DG8|
|3||Cardoness Castle (HS)||Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, DG7 2EH|
|4||Portpatrick Harbour||Nr Stranraer, Scotland, UK|
|5||Torhouse Stone Circle (HS)||Newton Stewart, Scotland, UK|
|6||Drumlanrig Castle & Country Estate||Thornhill, Dumfriesshire, DG3 4AQ|
|7||Threave Castle (HS)||Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 1TJ|
|8||MacLellan's Castle (HS)||Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JD|
|9||Lochmaben Castle (HS)||Dumfries, DG11|
|10||Cairnholy Chambered Cairns (HS)||Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK|
|11||St Ninian's Cave (HS)||Nr Whithorn, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK|
|12||Caerlaverock Castle (HS)||Dumfries, DG1 4RU|
|13||Devorgilla Bridge||Dumfries, Scotland, UK|
|14||Glenkiln Sculptures||Shawhead, Scotland, UK|
|15||Kirkmadrine Early Christian Stones (HS)||Sandhead, Nr Stranraer, Scotland, UK|
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