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House of the Binns [Historic House]

Linlithgow

House of the Binns, Linlithgow, West Lothian


Discover Generations of Family History at House of the Binns The House of the Binns is the historic home of the Dalyells family, among them General Tam Dalyell who raised the Royal Scots Greys here in 1681. Four of the main rooms... more

Bo´ness & Kinneil Railway (Scottish Railway Preservation Society) [Attraction / Activity]

Bo'ness Station, Union Street, Bo'ness

Bo´ness & Kinneil Railway (Scottish Railway Preservation Society), Bo'ness Station, Bo'ness, West Lothian

First developed back in 1979 on a green field site on the shore of the Firth of Forth, the Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway takes nostalgia fans and children off on a trip through the stunning Scottish countryside. Buy your fare at the traditional ticket... more

House of the Binns [Historic House]

Linlithgow

House of the Binns, Linlithgow, West Lothian


Discover Generations of Family History at House of the Binns The House of the Binns is the historic home of the Dalyells family, among them General Tam Dalyell who raised the Royal Scots Greys here in 1681. Four of the main rooms... more

Callendar House [Museum / Art Gallery]

Callendar Estate, Falkirk

Callendar House, Callendar Estate, Falkirk, Falkirk

One of Scotland´s finest country houses, Callender House tells the story of over 600 years of Scottish history and architecture. Costumed staff re-create the daily routines of the past, in the working Georgian kitchen, the Printers, General Store and... more

Callendar House [Historic House]

Callendar Park, Falkirk

Callendar House, Callendar Park, Falkirk, Falkirk

Ever wondered what the food that Georgians ate tasted like? Get a slice of life in the early 19th century during a visit to the kitchens at Callendar House in Falkirk, where costumed interpreters cook up dishes from 1825 to illustrate their stories... more

Callendar House Gardens [Garden]

Callendar park, Falkirk

Callendar House Gardens, Callendar park, Falkirk, Falkirk

Callendar House Park surrounding Callendar House, includes a Georgian Garden growing traditional plants from the Georgian period. There is also a boating lake, children´s play area and woodland walks.... more

Norton House Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Ingliston, Edinburgh

Norton House Hotel & Spa, Ingliston, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

At Norton House Spa, the traditional and modern blend together with consummate ease as the grand style of a traditional country mansion compliments an exclusive contemporary health club & spa. There are a range of therapies and treatments which... more

Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club [Golf Course]

Kirknewton

Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club, Kirknewton, East Lothian

Dalmahoy, a James Braid design in the 1920s adjacent to an 18th century manor house, now a Marriott hotel, boasts an East and West course in a parkland and moorland setting of1,000 acres. The East, 6,800 yards par 73, hosted the Solheim Cup won for... more

Malleny Garden [Garden]

Balerno

Malleny Garden, Balerno, Mid-Lothian


Explore the Fantatsic Malleny Garden Malleny is renowned for its flamboyant plantings of old fashioned roses arranged with an eye for pleasing colour combinations. A National Collection of 19th century Shrub Roses is housed here.... more

Edinburgh Zoo [Attraction / Activity]

Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Zoo, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Busy, tourist-heavy Edinburgh can feel a little claustrophobic after a while so it's a nice idea to hop on the bus from Princes Street and head out to the 33 acres of parkland that is Edinburgh Zoo. Many make a beeline for the zoo just for the... more

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art [Museum / Art Gallery]

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, 75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Explore a world of Modern Art in the Heart of Edinburgh The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art’s Modern Two gallery sits 15 minutes from Princes Street in Edinburgh in sculpted parkland and contains a fascinating exploration... more

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One) [Museum / Art Gallery]

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One), 75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Explore a world of Modern Art in the Heart of Edinburgh Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is a magnificent building housing Scotland´s finest collection of 20th and 21st century paintings, sculpture and graphic art.... more

Royal Botanic Garden [Garden]

Inverleith Row, Edinburgh

Royal Botanic Garden, Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Visit Scotland's Premier Garden The Royal Botanic Garden, known locally as the `Botanics´, was established way back in 1670 and is Scotland´s premier garden. Tender plants are an important part of the Living Collections and the... more

Georgian House [Historic House]

7 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh

Georgian House, 7 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Discover the History of The Georgian House The Georgian House is part of Robert Adam´s masterpiece of urban design, in Charlotte Square. It dates from 1796, when those who could afford it began to escape the cramped, squalid... more

The Roxburghe Hotel [Spa]

38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh

The Roxburghe Hotel, 38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

City slickers, this is the spa for you. In a plum spot on Charlotte Square’s elegant streets in the heart of Edinburgh, Roxburghe’s Vital Spa invites you into one of its three treatment rooms to indulge your senses and shut out the rest of the world.... more

Guerlain Spa [Spa]

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, Princes Street, Edinburgh

Guerlain Spa, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

As you would expect, the restoration of Edinburgh’s iconic Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian wouldn’t be complete without a five-star spa. Step in Guerlain, the French skincare house that promises to whip your mind and body into shape with... more

Edinburgh Castle [Historic House]

Castlehill, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle is famous worldwide as an icon of Scotland. Once the home of kings and queens it is now the country´s premier visitor attraction. It boasts a magnificent Great Hall, with an ornate ceiling and fine collection of weapons, plus... more

National War Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh

National War Museum, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

The National War Museum in Edinburgh is simply unmissable for those with an interest in Scottish soldiers through history. Within the magical setting of the city’s grand, foreboding castle, you’ll hear accounts of glorious victory and miserable... more

Edinburgh Castle [Attraction / Activity]

Castlehill, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle pretty much ticks every box of what a child imagines a castle to look like. Perched grandly on Castle Rock, its powerful, brooding presence can be seen and felt wherever you are in the city and it rightly commands respect as the most... more

Scottish National Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

The Mound, Edinburgh

Scottish National Gallery, The Mound, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Explore one of Britain's Finest Galleries The National Gallery of Scotland was opened in 1859, and houses Scotland´s greatest collection of European paintings, drawings and prints dating from the early Renaissance to the late 19th... more

Scottish National Portrait Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

1 Queen Street, Edinburgh

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Explore the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in one of Edinburgh most remarkable buildings Built in the 1880s, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh is a visual history of Scotland from the 16th century to the... more

The Writers' Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Lady Stairs House, Lady Stairs Close, Lawnmarket, Edinburgh

The Writers' Museum, Lady Stairs House, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

The Writers´ Museum is dedicated to Scotland´s great literary figures - Robert Burns (1759-1796), Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832) and Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1895). On display is a collection of manuscripts, first editions, portraits and personal... more

G&V Spa [Spa]

G&V Royal Mile Hotel, 1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

G&V Spa, G&V Royal Mile Hotel, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

From the ultimate in deep cleansing facials from renowned specialists Eve Lom to the Natura Bisse rejuvenating diamond lifting facial using botanical and marine extracts, the spa at the G&V Spa does not do things by halves. Treatments, and there... more

City Art Centre [Museum / Art Gallery]

2 Market Street, Edinburgh

City Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

If you plan to visit Edinburgh or are a resident in this beautiful old city, the City Art Centre near Waverley Railway Station is a great way to orientate yourself with the artistic history and heritage of the Scottish capital. With a massive... more

Scotsman Spa & Health Club [Spa]

The Scotsman Hotel, 1 Market Street, Edinburgh

Scotsman Spa & Health Club, The Scotsman Hotel, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

The Scotsman Spa & Health Club offers Scotland's first stainless steel swimming pool, a spa pool, sauna, steam room, tropicarium and 7 treatment rooms. Ease your stresses and strains, relieve fatigue, reduce stress and soothe your tired muscles. The... more

National Museum of Scotland [Museum / Art Gallery]

Chambers Street, Edinburgh

National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

From Japanese theatre prints to the hunt for the Higgs-bosun particle, there’s no shortage of fascinating rolling exhibitions at the National Museum of Scotland. Here you can learn more about the natural world, understand international cultures,... more

Talbot Rice Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

University of Edinburgh, Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh

Talbot Rice Gallery, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

The Talbot Rice Gallery is the public art gallery of The University of Edinburgh. Established in 1975, it is named after David Talbot Rice, Professor of Fine Art (1934-1972). Talbot Rice Gallery is one of Scotland´s leading public galleries of... more

Museum of Childhood [Museum / Art Gallery]

42 High Street, Royal Mile, Edinburgh

Museum of Childhood, 42 High Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

The Museum of Childhood, opened in 1955, was the dream of a local councillor, Patrick Murray. It is a unique treasure house dedicated to children and crammed full of memories of childhood past and present and spread over five floors. Many of the... more

Our Dynamic Earth [Attraction / Activity]

Holyrood Road, Edinburgh

Our Dynamic Earth, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Dedicated to the forces of nature, Our Dynamic Earth’s setting in Edinburgh, beneath the volcanic rock formation known as Arthur’s Seat, couldn’t be more appropriate. You’ll journey across the planet, experiencing a simulation of The Big Bang, a trek... more

The Queen´s Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

The Queen´s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh


Visit one of Scotlands Finest Galleries The Queen´s Gallery, hosts a programme of changing exhibitions from the Royal Collection. Exhibitions in 2006 include: Unfolding Pictures: Fans in the Royal Collection (9 Dec to 29 May 2006).... more

Duchally Country Estate [Spa]

Gleneagles, Auchterarder

Duchally Country Estate, Gleneagles, Auchterarder, Perth & Kinross

Go on spoil yourself. On the Duchally Estate, surrounded by 27 acres of beautiful parkland in Perthshire, Beauty by Brenda is the go-to place for a hearty dose of indulgence. The list of full body treatments spans muscle easing Swedish massages and... more

Kirkcaldy Galleries [Museum / Art Gallery]

War Memorial Gardens, Kirkcaldy

Kirkcaldy Galleries, War Memorial Gardens, Kirkcaldy, Fife

A hub for culture and arts in the Kirkcaldy area, the Kirkcaldy Galleries features a museum, art gallery, library, family history room and lovely café overlooking the war memorial gardens in the town. Thanks to a £2.5 million revamp that has included... more

Gleneagles (Queen's) [Golf Course]

Auchterarder

Gleneagles (Queen's), Auchterarder, Perth & Kinross

The Queen’s course, like the King’s designed by James Braid, opened in 1917. It passes through high ridges on the north and west sides of the estate with ditches as water hazards and measures less than 6,000 yards, par 68, from the medal tees. But... more

Gleneagles (The PGA Centenary) [Golf Course]

Auchterarder

Gleneagles (The PGA Centenary), Auchterarder, Perth & Kinross

The PGA Centenary Course is a modern classic, combining the best of both the Queen's and King's, created in 1993 by Jack Nicklaus, with five different tees at each hole, the championship markers spanning the 7,088 yards that will be used for the 2014... more

Gleneagles (King's) [Golf Course]

Auchterarder

Gleneagles (King's), Auchterarder, Perth & Kinross

James Braid fashioned the Gleneagles Hotel King's course that opened in 1919 set in the splendour of the Perthshire hills in Scotland. It has matured into one of the best moorland lay-outs in Scotland with majestic views of the Ochil Hills, Ben... more

Summerlee - The Museum of Scottish Life [Attraction / Activity]

Heritage Way, Coatbridge

Summerlee - The Museum of Scottish Life, Heritage Way, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire

Sprawling across 22 acres in Lanarkshire, Summerlee; the Museum of Scottish Life is an education in Celtic industrial history. Based on the site of the 19th century Summerlee Ironworks and a branch of the Monklands Canal, the museum comprises... more

Summerlee - The Museum of Scottish Life [Museum / Art Gallery]

Heritage Way, Coatbridge

Summerlee - The Museum of Scottish Life, Heritage Way, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire

It’s blast off at Summerlee Industrial Museum for the whole family, where the ironwork’s old furnaces can still be viewed and you can jump on board Scotland’s only electric tramway. Step back in time to the mid-19th century when the area was dubbed... more

Newhailes [Historic House]

Newhailes Road, Musselburgh

Newhailes, Newhailes Road, Musselburgh, East Lothian


Discover the secrets of this Beautiful Scottish Mansion Newhailes is a fine late 17th century house with impressive 18th century additions. The house was built in 1686 and bought by Sir David Dalrymple, of the legal and political... more

Inveresk Lodge Garden [Garden]

24 Inveresk Village, Musselburgh

Inveresk Lodge Garden, 24 Inveresk Village, Musselburgh, East Lothian


Explore the Beauty of Nature at Inveresk Lodge Inveresk Lodge, a hillside garden with stone walls and many unusual plants alongside carefully cultivated herbaceous borders, shrubs and old roses. The Edwardian conservatory and aviary... more

Falkland Palace & Garden [Historic House]

Falkland, Cupar

Falkland Palace & Garden, Falkland, Cupar, Fife


Step Back in Time at Falkland Palace and Gardens The Royal Palace of Falkland, the country residence of Stuart kings and queens, was built between 1450 and 1541. Part of the palace was burned down by Cromwell´s troops in 1654. The... more

Falkland Palace & Garden [Garden]

Falkland, Cupar

Falkland Palace & Garden, Falkland, Cupar, Fife


Explore the Stunning Grounds at Falkland Palace and Gardens Falkland Palace & Garden was designed and cultivated by Percy Cane between 1947 and 1952. There are attractive parterres, herbaceous borders, lush green lawns and many... more

Aqueous Spa [Spa]

Dalhousie Castle, Bonnyrigg, Edinburgh

Aqueous Spa, Dalhousie Castle, Edinburgh, Mid-Lothian

The spa at Dalhousie Castle is renowned for recreating the hydro spa, the first of its kind in Scotland, by combining relaxing and therapeutic Spa treatments with the invigorating and rejuvenating hydro facilities. Designed to reduce stress and... more

Royal Musselburgh Golf Club [Golf Course]

Prestongrange House, Prestonpans

Royal Musselburgh Golf Club, Prestongrange House, Prestonpans, East Lothian

Royal Musselburgh Golf Club simply oozes history as the fifth oldest in the world situated at the start of the famous stretch of golf courses on the East Lothian coast to the east of Musselburgh. A tight parkland course with several dog-leg holes... more

Ladybank Golf Club [Golf Course]

Annsmuir, Ladybank, Cupar

Ladybank Golf Club, Annsmuir, Cupar, Fife

Ladybank is regularly used as a Open Championship Final Qualifying venue when The Open is at St Adndrews (and again in 2010) and it's a course where accuracy is vital because of the small firm and fast greens. The fairways are relatively flat and... more

Crieff Golf Club [Golf Course]

Ferntower, Perth Road, Crieff

Crieff Golf Club, Ferntower, Crieff, Perth & Kinross

Crieff is only an hours drive from Edinburgh and Glasgow but is surrounded by the breathtaking scenery of rural Perthshire. Built on gently sloping parkland in the grounds of Ferntower House, the 18 hole Ferntower course has hosted the Scottish Boys... more

Branklyn Garden [Garden]

Dundee Road, Perth

Branklyn Garden, Dundee Road, Perth, Perth & Kinross


Visit one of Scotland's most Beautiful Gardens This attractive Branklyn 2 acre garden, a haven of peace within walking distance of Perth, was developed in the early 1900s by John and Dorothy Renton with the help of seed collections... more

Crieff Hydro Beauty Salon [Spa]

Crieff Hydro, Crieff

Crieff Hydro Beauty Salon, Crieff Hydro, Crieff, Perth & Kinross

Sprawling across a 900 acre estate the 4 star Crieff Hydro is set within the picturesque Strathearn Valley, an hours drive from Edinburgh and Glasgow. When it comes to relaxation, they’ve been leading the way since 1868 so you know you’re in good... more

St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art [Museum / Art Gallery]

2 Castle Street, Glasgow

St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art, 2 Castle Street, Glasgow, Glasgow City

The St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art aims to promote understanding and respect between people of different faiths and of none. Displays occupy three floors and are divided into four exhibition areas: the Gallery of Religious Art, the Gallery... more

Leven Links Golf Course [Golf Course]

The Promenade, Leven

Leven Links Golf Course, The Promenade, Leven, Fife

Leven has been used as a final qualifying venue for the Open Championship at St Andrews and is a true seaside course. The older part of the Links has been described as one of the best stands of Bent and Fescue in Scotland. Originally nine holes it... more

People's Palace & Winter Gardens [Museum / Art Gallery]

Glasgow Green, Glasgow

People's Palace & Winter Gardens, Glasgow Green, Glasgow, Glasgow City

The People´s Palace Museum and Winter Gardens opened in 1898, the collection displays the historical, social and cultural history of Glasgow, and its people from 1750 to the present. Displays tell the story of the Tobacco Lords who lived in sumptuous... more

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