Attractions in Scotland
Stately Homes & Gardens
Isle of Arran, KA27 8HY
National Trust for Scotland. Red sandstone castle dates from the 13th century (extended twice) and became the property of the Dukes of Hamilton in 1500's. Silver, porcelain, paintings, fan collection, gilded heraldic ceiling in the drawing room. V...
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. Children's pla...
Shooting / Castles & Historic Monuments / Angling
Dalhousie Estates Office, Brechin, Angus, DD9 6SG
Lord and Lady Dalhousie extend a warm welcome to their home Brechin Castle at the ancient city of Brechin in the beautiful County of Angus in North East Scotland. Brechin Castle and the spectacular gardens are open to the public in May/June each y...
Castlehill, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 2NG
A mighty fortress, the defender of the nation, and home of the famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo - Edinburgh Castle has dominated the skyline for centuries and is part of the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site. The powerfu...
Theatres & Concert Venue
DUNDEE REP THEATRE AND SCOTTISH DANCE THEATRE LIMITED
Tay Square, Dundee, DD1 1PB
Dundee Rep and Scottish Dance Theatre Limited is the charity behind Dundee Rep Theatre, Scottish Dance Theatre and Encore Bar and Brasserie. Our Mission Create Together, Discover Together Our Vision Unmissable experiences for the curious,...
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.
GLENESK FOLK MUSEUM
The Retreat, Tarfside, Glenesk, Angus, DD9 7YT
A community owned and charitable company. Showing a collection of local exhibits portraying a way of life, though gone not forgotten, plus tearoom and gift shop. Genealogical archives, community room and business and conference offices.
GORGIE CITY FARM
51 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2LA
This child-friendly attraction is billed as "a breath of the countryside in the heart of the city". There is a pet lodge and loads of friendly farm animals for you to meet including goats, poultry, rabbits, sheep and tortoises. Bring your ...
THE SAVINGS BANKS MUSEUM
Ruthwell, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, DG1 4NN
The museum, in an 18th century building, charts the history of the savings bank movement and the role played by the Rev Henry Duncan DD - Minister, Author, Antiquarian, Geologist, Publisher, Philanthropist, Artist and Businessman. The museum is...
Stately Homes & Gardens
CLUNY HOUSE GARDENS
Cluny House, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, PH15 2JT
Exciting wild woodland Garden growing Himalayan and North American plants. Delightful in spring and glorious in autumn. A treasure not to be missed and an excellent place to view red squirrels.