Picturesquely sited on the banks of the Tay, Stanley Mills was founded to process cotton at the height of the Industrial Revolution, finally closing in 1989. There are superb interactive display and games that help you to experience working life here. Listen to the Gaelic poetry and stories of the Read more [...]
JACOBITE TOURS Commander’s Walk Come join Jacobite Tours’ own Alba Hussar on a walking tour of Scotland’s ancient capital, Perth. Let the Alba Hussar regale the story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Commander’s time in our fair and beautiful city and relive the week in September 1745 that forged Read more [...]
Crieff & Strathearn Drovers’ Tryst annually celebrates the life, work and play of the people who made Crieff the cattle-droving crossroads of Scotland in the 1700s. The modern day Tryst is a walking festival run by volunteers and built around a programme of guided walks in the stunning scenery and Read more [...]
Looking for Perth Activities? Being one of Perth’s best activity centres, Willowgate Activity Centre is a guaranteed fun day out for any outdoor enthusiasts. The outdoor Adventure Centre is located on the outskirts of Perth City, making for easy travel. We deliver a range of activities including; Stand Up Paddleboarding, Read more [...]
Colonies of bats may now fly around the castle’s twin towers, but legend holds that a love-struck maiden once made the perilous leap between them. Find out more as you explore the many rooms of this complete castle, which boasts a fabulous painted ceiling of the 1500s, depicting strange beasts Read more [...]
Active Kids Adventure Park is located on our family farm just north of Perth. Children can play & explore in our outdoor adventure park. Younger children also enjoy an indoor play area. Our Toy Shop and Coffee Shop are popular with all ages! We have plenty to do for everyone Read more [...]
Located on the edge of the City of Perth, Scone Palace has an exciting and colourful history as one of Scotland's most important stately homes. It is the true home of the Stone of Destiny, has been the seat of parliaments and the crowning place of the Kings of Scots, including Macbeth and Robert the Bruce.
The Black Watch Museum is housed in the historic Balhousie Castle. The origins of the Castle are said to date back to the 12th century. The Five Star Museum shares the story of the iconic Black Watch Regiment, Scotland's Premier Highland Regiment. The Museum also has a popular gift shop which offers a wide of products from regimental memorabilia to handpicked Scottish gifts.
The Atholl Palace Museum, set in the old servant’s wing of the Atholl Palace Hotel, charts the history of the hotel from when it first opened as a Hydropathic establishment in 1878 through to its reopening after World War II and beyond. There are tales of bankruptcy, colourful entrepreneurs, Victorian Read more [...]
This is a castle to explore. Parade up the grand staircase or scurry up the service stair, venture into the well- appointed kitchen and admire the views over the countryside from the high battlements. This remarkably complete house of the 1500s was the country retreat of the wealthy Wemyss family. Read more [...]