Historic Attractions in Scotland
Subcategory: Abbeys, Churches & Cathedrals, Castles & Stately Homes or Heritage Centres & Ships
Edinburgh, EH8 8DX
The Queen's official residence in Scotland. This baroque palace is closely associated with Scotland's turbulent past.
Musselburgh, EH21 6RY
This fine house, set in fascinating 18th-century designed landscape, is something of a time capsule. Newhailes contains a...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
One of Edinburgh’s principal churches, completed in 1648, it is named after the public weigh beam or tron which stood...
Brodick, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HY
The site of this ancient seat of the Dukes of Hamilton was a fortress even in Viking times.
Alloa, Clackmannanshire, FK10 1PP
One of the largest surviving medieval tower houses, this was ancestral home of the Earls of Mar and Kellie.
Ardchattan House, Canalside, Fort Augustus, PH32 4BA
Opened in 1822 this was one of the great engineering undertakings of its day. The five locks at Fort Augustus are...
By Inverness, IV2 5EU
Scene of the last major battle fought on mainland Britain. The final Jacobite uprising ended here on 16 April, 1746, when...
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.
Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA64 6AP
Home of chief of Clan MacLean. Dungeons, exhibitions and clan history in the 13th century keep. Tearoom, shop. Free car...
Dunfermline, Fife, KY12 7PE
The oldest and perhaps most splendid of Scotland's abbeys, Dunfermline, was founded by David I. The abbey church, built by...
Pittenweem, Fife, KY10 2RF
Kellie Castle is a very fine example of the domestic architecture of Lowland Scotland. The oldest part is believed to date...
Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF
Spanning nine acres of land on its rocky plateau high above the Northumberland coastline Bamburgh is one of the largest...
Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 5TD
11th century castle with fine Painted ceilings dating 1592 and 1597. Unique baby’s four poster bed, displays of dolls...
Braemar, Braemar, AB35 5XR
17th century hunting lodge, Hanoverian
garrison and home to Clan Farquharson,
|1||Palace of Holyrood House||Edinburgh, EH8 8DX|
|2||Newhailes (NTS)||Musselburgh, EH21 6RY|
|3||Tron Kirk||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|4||Brodick Castle, Garden and Country Park (NTS)||Brodick, Isle of Arran, KA27 8HY|
|5||Alloa Tower (NTS)||Alloa, Clackmannanshire, FK10 1PP|
|6||Caledonian Canal (Fort Augustus)||Ardchattan House, Canalside, Fort Augustus, PH32 4BA|
|7||Culloden Moor Battlefield (NTS)||By Inverness, IV2 5EU|
|8||House of The Binns (NTS)||Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7NA|
|9||Duart Castle||Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA64 6AP|
|10||Dunfermline Palace and Abbey (HS)||Dunfermline, Fife, KY12 7PE|
|11||Kellie Castle and Garden (NTS)||Pittenweem, Fife, KY10 2RF|
|12||Bamburgh Castle||Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF|
|13||Delgatie Castle Trust||Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53 5TD|
|14||Braemar Castle||Braemar, Braemar, AB35 5XR|
|15||Portencross Castle||Portencross, Ayrshire, KA23 9QA|
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