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.
April to mid-October, Highlands:
The museum has displays relating to Bonnie Prince Charlie and the ’45 Rising, a portrayal of the history of the clan and artefacts relating to the Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders.
1st April until 31st October 2014:
Enjoy a night of traditional Scottish entertainment you’ll never forget at Jamie’s Scottish Evening at The King James by Thistle in the heart of Scotland’s capital city.
4th - 19th October 2014, Midlothian:
Featuring lots of exciting events, Midlothian Science Festival has something for adults, children and families.
25th & 26th October 2014, Glasgow:
The biggest and most glamorous event in the wedding calendar, The Scottish Wedding Show, comes to the SECC to once again help brides and grooms from across the country plan their perfect day.
30th March - 28th October 2014, Aberdeenshire:
Opened in 1983, the Grampian Transport Museum tells the history of travel and transport in the North East of Scotland through displays, working exhibits and DVD presentations.
April - October, Angus:
This 19th-century cottage, set in the heart of Kirriemuir, is the birthplace and early home of famed Scottish author, playwright and creator of Peter Pan, Sir James Matthew Barrie.
End of March - October, Isle of Bute:
Home to the Stuarts of Bute, Mount Stuart is a made up of an impressive Victorian Gothic mansion and 300 acres of beautiful gardens.
March - October, Fife:
Dating back to 1450, Falkland Palace is the only Royal Palace in the care of the National Trust for Scotland.
Easter - October, Fife
Delve into the history of this ancient Royal Burgh with a visit to the town’s friendly museum run entirely by volunteers.
30th March - 31st October, Fife:
This charming museum celebrates the working lives of the people of Fife their agricultural life, crafts and industries, fashions, textiles and home lives.