Scotland has many attractions to appeal to all tastes: from castles and stately homes to galleries and museums; from parks and gardens to exhibitions and theme parks. Whether it’s for mum and dad or just for kids; whether you prefer to watch wildlife and nature at work, or marvel at Scotland’s dramatic history and fine culture; whether you want to be outdoors or indoors … Scotland has something everyone.
25th September 2014, Hamilton:
Voted Britain’s Favourite Male Medium by the prestigious Soul & Spirit Magazine.
28th September 2014, Ayrshire:
Steam Open Day complete with steam locomotive providing short brake van trips over one quarter of a mile.
28th September 2014, West Lothian:
Come along to historic Hopetoun House on the last day of the open season and enjoy a guided walk with the Hopetoun Ranger.
May - September, East Borders
Manderston is the country house of Edwardian Scotland, standing in 56 acres of formal and informal gardens.
April - September, Dumfries and Galloway
The humble birthplace of this great social historian contains many of Carlyle’s personal possessions.
May - September 2011, Lerwick:
A restored 18th century fishing Böd on the outskirts of Lerwick, famous as the birthplace of Arthur Anderson, co-founder of the company P&O.
The Museum is part of the Canal Centre which is administered by the Linlithgow Union Canal Society (LUCS).
May-September, Shetland Isles:
Part of the Unst Heritage Trust, the museum is dedicated to the maritime history of Shetland boats.
May-September, Island of Unst:
At the top end of Unst, the Unst Heritage Centre concentrates on all things unique to Unst and is a permanent link to the rich history of the island.
April to September, West Lothian
Cairnpapple Hill is one of mainland Scotland’s most important prehistoric sites.