Historic Attractions in Scotland
Subcategory: Castles & Stately Homes or Towns & Villages
Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH18 5TL
Set in spectacular highland scenery, Blair Castle is the traditional home to the Earls and Dukes of Atholl.
Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, IV55 8WF
Any visit to the Isle of Skye is incomplete without enjoying the wealth of history and legends at Dunvegan Castle & Gardens.
Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ
To many people, on their first sight of this glorious medieval castle, it can seem foreboding, and certainly its history...
Huntingtowerfield, Perth, PH1 3JL
Two complete c 16th century towers, linked by a 17th century range. There are splendid painted ceilings.
Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK
This historic town developed during the 18th century after it was chosen by the Hudson's Bay Company as a base for...
Cromarty, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK
A delightful town, Cromarty retains much of its 18th century character. It has an elegant courthouse, an old harbour, a...
Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2
This once magnificent palace was built in the late 16th century for Robert Stewart, Earl of Orkney. Separate flower, herb...
Lochranza, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HH
This interesting building, originally a 13th/14th century two storey hall-house, was heightened and converted in the 16th...
Elgin, Moray, IV30 5
One of Scotland's oldest castles, built in the 12th - 13th centuries, it stands on top of a huge man-made mound of gravel,...
Burntisland, Fife, KY3 0SL
Aberdour is a wonderful example of how a mediaeval castle could be extended and modified over several centuries.
Fife, Scotland, UK
This attractive old burgh has three medieval streets with many fine 17th and 18th century townhouses. The handsome old...
Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7PG
Sited high on a rocky outcrop this well preserved 16th century tower house was built for defence. Memorable views from...
Nr. Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 8XJ
Residence of the bishops of Moray from the 14th century to 1686. Massive tower with spectacular rooftop views over Spynie...
|1||Blair Castle||Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Perthshire, PH18 5TL|
|2||Dunvegan Castle & Gardens||Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, IV55 8WF|
|3||Alnwick Castle||Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ|
|4||Huntingtower Castle (HS)||Huntingtowerfield, Perth, PH1 3JL|
|5||Lochleven Castle||Kinross, KY13 8UF|
|6||Stromness||Stromness, Orkney, Scotland, UK|
|7||Cromarty||Cromarty, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK|
|8||Earl's Palace (Birsay) (HS)||Mainland, Birsay, Orkney, KW17 2|
|9||Lochranza Castle (HS)||Lochranza, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HH|
|10||Duffus Castle (HS)||Elgin, Moray, IV30 5|
|11||Aberdour Castle and Garden (HS)||Burntisland, Fife, KY3 0SL|
|12||Crail||Fife, Scotland, UK|
|13||Smailholm Tower (HS)||Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7PG|
|14||Spynie Palace (HS)||Nr. Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 8XJ|
|15||Scalloway Castle (HS)||Scalloway, Mainland, Shetland, ZE1 0TR|
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