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Antonine Wall: CastlecaryCastlecaryRoman Remains
The low earthworks of a fort.

Argyll's LodgingStirlingHouse
Argyll’s Lodging is Scotland’s most splendid and complete example of a 17th century townhouse. Situated on the upper approaches to Stirling Castle, its fine architecture marks it out as a property intended for a great nobleman serving the royal court.

Bannockburn Heritage CentreBannockburn, StirlingBattle Site
Bannockburn is the battlefield site where the fate of the nation of Scotland was decided when Robert the Bruce and his army defeated the army of Edward II of England on 23 and 24 June 1314.

Ben LomondDrymenMountain
Situated on the east side of Loch Lomond, the property extends to 2173 ha (almost 22km2) and includes the summit of Ben Lomond, Scotland’s most southerly munro (mountain over 3000ft high) and one of the country’s most acclaimed landmarks. Much of the property is designated as a site of special scientific interest, because it holds remnants of the full range of upland plant communities, from low to high altitude. It also supports a tenant sheep farm, and is one of the most popular hill walks in Scotland.

Cambuskenneth AbbeyStirlingCathedral - Abbey
Cambuskenneth Abbey was founded around 1140 by canons of the Arrouaisian order, but subsequently passed to the Augustinians. The founder was David I. Cambuskenneth served Stirling Castle, one of David’s favoured residences, which lay a short distance to the west. The abbey was the scene of Robert Bruce’s parliament in 1326, and the burial place of James III and his queen, Margaret of Denmark, in the 1480s.

Castle Campbell and GardenDollarCastle
Dramatically situated above Dollar Glen is the forbidding looking 15th-century fortress, Castle Campbell. The castle was the lowland stronghold of the powerful Campbell earls of Argyll, who were seldom far from the major political and religious events of late medieval Scotland. Attractive terraced gardens.

David Marshall Lodge Visitor CentreAberfoyleVisitor Centre
The Visitor Centre is ideal base from which to explore the Queen Elizabeth Forest Park. Facilities include waymarked trails, forest shop, restaurant and spectacular views.

Doune CastleDouneCastle
Built for the Regent Albany, Doune Castle is a magnificent late 14th century courtyard castle. Its most striking feature is the 100ft high gatehouse which includes the splendid Lord's Hall with its musicians' gallery, double fireplace and carved oak screen. Discover the new nature trail in the castle grounds or take an audio tour of the castle narrated by Monty Python's Terry Jones. Hear the exciting history of the medieval castle and residents, as well stories of the making of Monty Python and the Holy Grail which was filmed at the castle.

Dunblane CathedralDunblaneCathedral - Abbey
One of Scotland’s noblest medieval churches. The lower part of the tower is Romanesque, but the larger part of the building is of the 13th century. Sir Rowand Anderson restored the Cathedral in 1889-93.

Glengoyne DistilleryKillearnDistillery
Glengoyne is open all year round for guided distillery tours, whisky tastings, in-depth blending sessions and Masterclasses. Guests are welcomed with a dram of award winning Single Highland Malt in our beautiful reception room, overlooking the waterfall and glen, before being taken on an entertaining and informative guided tour of the distillery.

Inchmahome PrioryPort of MenteithMonastery
Set on an island in the Lake of Menteith, Inchmahome is an idyllically-situated Augustinian monastery dating from 1238. Much of the 13th century building remains. There is a wide range of plant and wildlife on the island.

King's KnotStirlingGarden
The earthworks of a splendid formal garden, possibly made in 1628 for Charles I.

Mar's WarkStirlingHouse Ruin
A remarkable Renaissance mansion built by The Earl of Mar, Regent for James VI in 1570 and later used as the town workhouse. It was never completed and now only the façade can be seen.

Stirling CastleStirlingCastle
One of Scotland’s grandest castles due to its imposing position and impressive architecture, Stirling Castle commands the countryside for many miles around. It towers over some of the most important battlefields of Scotland’s past including Stirling Bridge, the site of William Wallace’s victory over the English in 1297, and Bannockburn where Robert the Bruce defeated the same foe in the summer of 1314.

Stirling Old BridgeStirlingBridge
A handsome bridge built in the 15th or early 16th century. The southern arch was rebuilt in 1749 after it had been blown up during “The ’45” to prevent the Jacobite army entering the town.


 
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