The Cairngorms has had an important role to play in much of Scotland's history - from Royal fueds and bloody battles to industrial revolution. There are many sites which tell these stories dotted all around the Cairngorms National Park - at some you may have to use your imagination a little more than at others, but they all delve deep into the history of the area.
Set in a barren moorland, Corgarff's medieval tower house, built in the mid-16th century, is surrounded by a distinctive star-shap...
The great castle of Kildrummy was the stronghold of the Earls of Mar. Although ruined, it remains a fine example of a 13th centur...
Blair Castle is nestled in the dramatic landscape of Highland Perthshire and has been home to 19 generations of Stewarts and Murra...
In 2015 the grounds, gardens and exhibitions will be open on a daily basis from Wednesday 1st April until Sunday 2nd August. Openi...
17th Century Castle with an exciting story. Built in 1628 by the Earl of Mar as his Highland hunting lodge, burned in the first Ja...
Experience the natural beauty and wild landscapes of Atholl Estates on a relaxing Highland Pony trek. Enjoy a relaxing trek into ...
Only two walls remain of this former stronghold of Alexander Stewart, better known as the 'Wolf of Badenoch' (1342-1406). The rui...
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