Historic Attractions in Scotland
Subcategory: Heritage Centres & Ships, Historic Sites & Monuments, Lighthouses or Towns & Villages
Dumbarton, North Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK
Linking Grangemouth on the Firth of Forth to Bowling on the Clyde, the canal opened in 1790. It closed to freight traffic...
At the northern end of the Rhins of Galloway to mark the entrance to Loch Ryan this lighthouse was completed in 1817. The...
This isolated lighthouse on Rona, at the north end of the Isle of Raasay, was built in 1857.
Built on Scotland’s most southerly point with views, on a clear day, of England, Ireland, the Isle of Man and even...
The keepers of this lighthouse, built in 1870, some 12 miles by single track road from Lochinver were relatively self...
The lighthouse at Scotland’s north westerly tip was built in 1828. It can be reached today by a short ferry crossing...
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
The largest open space in the Old Town, the Grassmarket was the site of a weekly market for cattle, horses and sheep, and...
Edinburgh, EH2 2EJ
The largest monument to a writer in the world, this memorial to Sir Walter Scott the famous Scottish author, was proposed...
Glasgow, G1 3NU
The Lighthouse - Scotland's Centre for Architecture and Design. Opened as the centrepiece of the 1999 Year of Architecture...
Said to be the windiest place in the UK, it was a seriously isolated spot in 1862 when the tall, 37m (12 ft) red brick...
Lit in 1862, the lighthouse marks the southern entrance to the Firth of Forth. The lighthouse was built below the highest...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This memorial to the Duke of Wellington, victor over the French at the Battle of Waterloo in 1816, was erected in 1852.
This prominent lighthouse on the point of Buchan Ness was completed in 1827.
Some of its buildings were slightly...
Dundee, DD1 4XA
Step aboard and explore Captain Scott's famous ship Discovery, that took him to Antarctica in 1901. Spectacular 3-D film...
|1||Forth and Clyde Canal||Dumbarton, North Dunbartonshire, Scotland, UK|
|2||Corsewall Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||Rona Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|4||Mull of Galloway Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Stoer Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|6||Cape Wrath Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|7||Grassmarket||Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|8||Scott Monument||Edinburgh, EH2 2EJ|
|9||The Lighthouse||Glasgow, G1 3NU|
|10||Butt of Lewis Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|11||St Abbs Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|12||Duke of Wellington Statue||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|13||Buchan Ness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|14||Discovery Point/RRS Discovery||Dundee, DD1 4XA|
|15||Covesea Skerries Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
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