Historic Attractions in Lothian & Scottish Borders
Subcategory: Abbeys, Churches & Cathedrals, Castles & Stately Homes or Heritage Centres & Ships
Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF
Spanning nine acres of land on its rocky plateau high above the Northumberland coastline Bamburgh is one of the largest...
Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, EH44 6PW
The oldest inhabited house in Scotland visited by 27 kings. Strong association with Mary, Queen of Scots. 18th century...
Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7NA
The House of the Binns has been the home of the Dalyells since 1612. It has a collection of portraits and china.
South Queensferry, West Lothian, EH30 9SL
Stately home, with sweeping lawns and magnificient grounds. The State Apartments are superb with many notable paintings...
Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RU
One of the seven Great Houses of Scotland. Castle closed for renovations in 2013 but the gardens are still open.
Dryburgh, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0RQ
Perhaps the most beautiful of all the Border Abbeys. The ruins are remarkably complete and include an exquisite barrel...
Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG
One of Scotland's finest stately homes of unique Adam design. Exquisite gardens & parkland - idyllic setting for days out.
Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 3JB
Amazing C14th cathedral size church ruined C16 battle. Nave only till choir/transepts restored 1973! Windows, carvings,...
Paxton, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1SZ
A magnificent 18th century Palladian house set in vast grounds and gardens leading to the banks of the River Tweed. Fine...
Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL
The splendid ruins of this great royal palace are set in its own park beside Linlithgow Loch. Both James V and Mary...
Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER
Britain's largest forest park with Europe's largest man-made lake, offers many recreational and wildlife viewing...
Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF
The largest inhabited castle in Scotland is home to the Duke and Duchess of Roxburghe and their family. Wander through...
Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ
Take a tour of the mine, set in Avon Gorge, where you can discover how fireclay was mined.
North Berwick, East Lothian, EH39 5PN
Set on the edge of cliffs, this formidable castle was a stronghold of the Douglas family. It features a massive 50 foot...
|1||Bamburgh Castle||Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF|
|2||Traquair House||Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, EH44 6PW|
|3||House of The Binns (NTS)||Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7NA|
|4||Hopetoun House||South Queensferry, West Lothian, EH30 9SL|
|5||Thirlestane Castle||Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RU|
|6||Dryburgh Abbey (HS)||Dryburgh, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0RQ|
|7||Mellerstain House and Gardens||Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG|
|8||St Marys Parish Church||Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 3JB|
|9||Paxton House||Paxton, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1SZ|
|10||Linlithgow Palace (HS)||Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL|
|11||Kielder Castle (FC)||Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER|
|12||Floors Castle||Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7SF|
|13||Birkhill Fireclay Mine||Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ|
|14||Tantallon Castle (HS)||North Berwick, East Lothian, EH39 5PN|
|15||Melrose Abbey (HS)||Melrose, Borders, TD6 9LG|
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