Historic Attractions in Scotland
Subcategory: Abbeys, Churches & Cathedrals, Castles & Stately Homes, Heritage Centres & Ships, Historic Buildings, Historic Sites & Monuments, Lighthouses or Towns & Villages
At the northern end of the Rhins of Galloway to mark the entrance to Loch Ryan this lighthouse was completed in 1817. The...
This island, eight miles off the Fife coast, was the site of the first lighthouse in Scotland – a coal-fired beacon...
Hillfoots Road, Causewayhead, Stirling, FK9 5LF
Extraordinary Victorian gothic tower built to commemorate William Wallace, Scotland's national hero. Panoramic views....
The lighthouse, built in 1909, has one of the most dramatic situations of any Scottish lighthouse.
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...
Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH
This delightful small royal burgh on the north shore of the Forth provides a striking introduction to Scottish domestic...
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
William Pitt the Younger became Britain’s youngest prime minister at the age of 24.
South Victoria Dock Road, Dundee, DD1 3BP
HM Frigate Unicorn is the oldest British-built warship afloat and Scotland's only example of a wooden warship.
New Lanark, Lanark, Lanarkshire, ML11 9DB
This cotton mill village was founded in 1785 and became famous as the site of Robert Owen's model community.
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
On top of Calton Hill this is one of Edinburgh’s most photographed monuments. It was erected in 1831 in memory of Dugald...
Stirlingshire, FK7 0LJ
One of the most important historic sites in Scotland where, in 1314, King Robert the Bruce routed Edward II's army to win...
Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This historic building constructed in 1851 was for many years the principal reservoir of the city of Edinburgh. It held...
Cumnock, KA18 2NJ
Dumfries House is one of Britain’s most beautiful stately homes and best kept heritage secrets.
This uninhabited island off North Berwick acquired its lighthouse in 1885. It is one of the islands, Unst is another,...
|1||Corsewall Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|2||Isle of May Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||National Wallace Monument||Hillfoots Road, Causewayhead, Stirling, FK9 5LF|
|4||Neist Point Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Culloden Moor Battlefield (NTS)||By Inverness, IV2 5EU|
|6||Culross Palace (NTS)||Culross, Fife, KY12 8JH|
|7||William Pitt Statue||Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD|
|8||H.M. Frigate Unicorn||South Victoria Dock Road, Dundee, DD1 3BP|
|9||New Lanark Visitor Centre||New Lanark, Lanark, Lanarkshire, ML11 9DB|
|10||Dugald Stewart Monument||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|11||Bannockburn Heritage Centre (NTS)||Stirlingshire, FK7 0LJ|
|12||Tartan Weaving Mill||Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|13||Dumfries House||Cumnock, KA18 2NJ|
|14||Fidra Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|15||Mellerstain House and Gardens||Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG|
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