Attractions in Scotland
23 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 1BP
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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.
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...
Castles & Historic Monuments
West Kilbride, Ayrshire
In the fifteenth century Law Castle was constructed as a wedding gift for Princess Mary, the eldest daughter of James II of Scotland upon her marriage to Thomas Boyd the Earl of Arran. Having fallen into a state of disrepair, the Grade A listed bu...
212 King Street (Under the Clock Tower), Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1DS
The gallery and working studio of award winning artist Angela Lawrence. Angela paints mainly sea and landscapes in oil and watercolour; contemporary but affordable paintings inspired by the ever-changing light across the hills and horizons of glor...
THE SCOTTISH STORYTELLING CENTRE
43 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1SR
The Scottish Storytelling Centre is a vibrant arts venue with a year round programme of live storytelling, theatre, music, exhibitions, workshops and family events. It's also home to two festivals: TradFest, (Spring), and the Scottish Internationa...
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...
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.
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.
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 hamper a...