Welcome to Perth

Perth is a historic city set beside the beautiful River Tay and located just 90 miles from 90% of Scotland’s population. It’s the perfect place to stay whether you are exploring the city itself or the huge range of attractions and activities available across Perthshire. Check out the accommodation section which provides details a wide range of options to suit every taste and budget.

Perth has a fantastic selection of independent businesses offering a wide range of unique, quirky and high quality products you won’t find anywhere else so why not combine a visit to Scone Palace or The Black Watch Castle and Museum with a spot of shopping.

The city hosts a wide variety of events across the year so make sure you check out the What’s On section of the site to help plan your visit – we look forward to welcoming you to Perth!

The Charterhouse Project: Betrayal, murder and revenge in Medieval Perth

The year is 1437. The date is 21st February. In the dark wintry streets of Perth, a menace lurks. Soon, Scotland’s king will be dead at the age of 42, stabbed 28 times and left to die in the sewers beneath Blackfriars Monastery. But how did it come...
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Do You Know Someone Who’s Leaving Work?

  It's that age old problem. A work colleague tells you they're leaving for pastures new but you're not sure where they like to go and now you're all faced with the dreaded question. "What will we get them as a leaving present?"   The...
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Perth Festival of the Arts 15th – 27th May 2017

Perth Festival is the place to be in May 2017. It is one of the highlights in Scotland's cultural calendar. Now in its 46th year see a rich programme of classical music, opera, rock, jazz, folk, comedy and visual art in Perth Concert Hall....
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