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Culloden Moor Battlefield (NTS)

By Inverness

Scene of the last major battle fought on mainland Britain. The final Jacobite uprising ended here on 16 April, 1746, when the army of Prince Charles Edward Stuart was crushed by Government forces, led by the Duke of Cumberland. Turf and stone dykes which played a crucial part in the battle have been reconstructed on their original site as part of a long-term strategy to return the battlefield to its condition in 1746.The original Leanach Cottage, which survived the battle being fought around it, has now been restored. The site also contains the Graves of the Clans, the Well of the Dead, the Memorial Cairn, the Cumberland Stone and the Field of the English. The visitor centre houses a permanent Jacobite exhibition.  Audio visual…

Opening Times

Site: all year, daily. Visitor Centre, Restaurant and Shop: February, March, November and December, daily 11.00am – 4.00pm. April to October, daily 9.00am – 5.30pm.

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Rating

Visit Scotland
5 Stars

Contact

Culloden Moor Battlefield (NTS)

Culloden Moor
By Inverness
IV2 5EU
Phone: 0844 493 2159
Fax: 0844 493 2160
Email: culloden@nts.org.uk
Website: http://www.nts.org.uk/Culloden/H...
Culloden Moor Battlefield (NTS)

Directions

B9006, 5 miles east of Inverness.

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