Attractions in Scotland
GIANT MACASKILL MUSEUM & COLBOST CROFT MUSEUM
Tigh na Bruaich, Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, IV55 8WA
Exhibition with model of tallest 'true' giant he was 7ft 9in in height Angus MacAskill & stories of his feats of strength. Translations in several languages available. The Colbost Croft Museum is an old black house showing how people lived ...
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 ...
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...
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
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN EDINBURGH
20a Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH3 5LR
Welcome to the four remarkable Gardens of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Together they represent one of the world’s largest living collections of plants. Scotland's premier garden displays plant treasures from around the globe in its seve...
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...
Castles & Historic Monuments
Nairn, Scotland, IV12 5RD
Historic Houses Association. The central tower of the castle, set amongst beautiful Highland scenery, is a 14th century keep. 17th century wings have been added. Cawdor is the title promised by Shakespeare's witches to Macbeth, and legend makes...
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.
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.
Pencaitland, Tranent, Edinburgh, East Lothian, EH34 5ET
From the rich agricultural countryside of East Lothian comes Glenkinchie, the Classic Malt of the Lowlands. As the distillery is so close to the Capital, it is known as The Edinburgh Malt. Experience a real taste of Scotland and have a chance to s...