Things to do in Aberdeenshire
BRAEMAR HIGHLAND HERITAGE CENTRE
Braemar Mews, Mar Rd, Braemar, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5YL
International award winning film and exhibition featuring Braemar Highland Games, Queen Victoria, Balmoral Castle and the History of Braemar's beautiful area. Specialist clan heritage shop.
Battlehill Lodge, Huntly, AB54 6HX
Deveron Arts is based in Huntly, Aberdeenshire to develop a model of arts participation which increases people's interest and enjoyment of the arts while ensuring that artistic excellence is maintained.
Museums & Galleries
GRAMPIAN TRANSPORT MUSEUM
Montgarrie Road, Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8AE
Award winning museum of the land transport of North East Scotland. Over 100 road vehicle exhibits many working. Travellers Rest tea shop is open daily in July and August, otherwise every Sunday. Outdoor events programme.
BLAIRS MUSEUM & ST. MARY'S CHAPEL
Deeside Road, Blairs, Aberdeen, AB12 5YQ
You can come face to face with over 500 years of Religious History at the Blairs Museum. The museum is set in part of the former Blairs College on the picturesque Royal Deeside. The Blairs Museum has a remarkable collection of embroidered vestments.
Castles & Historic Monuments
Braemar, Ballater, Aberdeenshire, AB35 5XR
Situated amidst the magnificent splendour of the Cairngorms on Royal Deeside 1/2 mile north east of Braemar on the A93 Aberdeen - Perth scenic route. An impressive fortress built in 1628 by the Earl of Mar.
KILDRUMMY CASTLE GARDENS
Kildrummy Castle, Kildrummy, Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8RA
The gardens were designed c1904 by Messrs Backhouse under the direction of David Peary. It is made up of several large pools and magnificent rockwork, dominated by the ruins of Kildrummy Castle. Tea room serving light refreshments.
Pub / Inn
Kildrummy, Alford, Aberdeenshire, AB33 8QS
From £85.00 per room
3 Double, 1 Twin - All En-suite
Set in the heart of rural Aberdeenshire this traditional Scottish, family run Inn with restaurant is located within beautiful, tranquil settings. Superior quality cuisine combined with the welcoming warmth and character you would expect.
CRUDEN BAY GOLF CLUB
Aulton Road, Cruden Bay, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 0NJ
The birth of Cruden Bay apparently took place during a meeting in the North of Scotland Bank, the precise date of the meeting was 16 June 1898 and in March the following year the Cruden Bay Hotel and Golf Course were opened. The Hotel and the 18 h...
STONEHAVEN CANOEING CLUB
63 Forest Park, Stonehaven, AB39 2GF
River, surf and sea kayaking. River kayaking usually takes place predominantly on the rivers throughout NE Scotland, and occasionally further afield. Surf kayakers often take advantage of the sandy beaches and good surf waves at Stonehaven beach a...
179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5TU
Satrosphere - Scotland's original hand's on science centre. Find out about all aspects of science and have fun while you do it. You can also see one of our science shows, where a member of Satrosphere's staff will show you all about Colour, Bubble...