Scone Palace, the crowning place of Scottish kings, north of Perth across the River Tay
Discover what it was like to live in one of Scotland’s historic buildings and homes as you explore the grand rooms and fine exhibits.
There is a wide variety of properties across the country that you can visit from grand former homes of kings and queens to mills and cottages of working Scots. This is a great way to uncover the history of Scotland and really see what life was like for people hundreds of years ago.
Use the information listings to plan a trip to the historic buildings and homes of Scotland.
The river garden planted with herbaceous shrubs is only 1 of a few gardens to be visited on site. The pinetum is full of unusual trees and a nearby water garden is linked by bridges. Coach parties by arrangement.
Through wars, rebellions and the industrial revolution, Callendar House has played host to many great historical figures over the centuries, including Mary, Queen of Scots, Cromwell and Bonnie Prince Charlie.