Museums in Scotland - (A)

Abbot House Heritage Centre - Auchindrain Open Air Museum

This list includes the homes of historic figures and buildings that portray a particular historical lifestyle. Both public and commercial museums are included in this list.

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Name Town County Organisation Heritage Rating
Abbot House Heritage Centre Dunfermline Fife 3 Heritage Rating
Aberdeen Art Gallery Aberdeen Grampian 1 Heritage Rating
Aberdeen Maritime Museum Aberdeen Grampian 2 Heritage Rating
Aberdeenshire Farming Museum Mintlaw Grampian 2 Heritage Rating
Aberfeldy Water Mill Aberfeldy Tayside 3 Heritage Rating
Achanlochy Clearance Village Bettyhill Highlands and Islands 3 Heritage Rating
Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Dunfermline Fife 3 Heritage Rating
Angus Folk Museum Glamis Tayside 3 Heritage Rating
Annet House Museum and Garden Linlithgow Lothian 3 Heritage Rating
Arbroath Signal Tower Museum Arbroath Tayside 3 Heritage Rating
Arbuthnot Museum Peterhead Grampian 2 Heritage Rating
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Museum Stirling Central Scotland 2 Heritage Rating
Armadale Castle Gardens and Museum of the Isles Armadale Highlands and Islands 3 Heritage Rating
Arnol Black House Arnol Highlands and Islands Historic Scotland 4 Heritage Rating
Aros Experience Portree Highlands and Islands 1 Heritage Rating
Arran Heritage Museum Brodick Strathclyde 2 Heritage Rating
Auchindrain Open Air Museum Furnace Strathclyde 2 Heritage Rating
Name Town County Organisation Heritage Rating
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Tulloch Castle

Tulloch Castle
Dingwall, Highlands and Islands

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In days of old, only the Laird or the Chief of the Clan could enjoy a relaxing stay in a Scottish Highland Castle. Nowadays, times have changed. At Tulloch Castle … more >>

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This monastery on the banks of the River Tyne was the home of scholar and author The Venerable Bede



20 September, 1066

Battle of Fulford near York

Harald Hardrada of Norway and Earl Tostig defeat Northumbrians under the earls Morcar and Edwin

His nickname meant 'ill council'





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Tain (Self catering)
Mid Dalnaclach, Tain

Mid Dalnaclach

This beautifully presented cottage is in a countryside setting, 5 miles from Tain and sleeps up to twelve people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 12

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Kinloss (Self catering)
The Steading Tower, Kinloss

The Steading Tower

This stone built tower is set on the edge of the village of Kinloss and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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