Eilean Donan Castle

by Kyle of Lochalsh IV40 8DX


You can explore almost every part of the castle from the Banqueting Hall to the bedrooms. You'll be following in the footsteps of many a warrior - from the Vikings to James Bond, from Jacobites to Hollywood's 'Highlander'.

Hugh Miller's Cottage - National Trust For Scotland

Church Street
Cromarty IV11 8XA


Here in this thatched cottage built c1698 by his great-grandfather was born Hugh Miller, on 10 October, 1802. Miller rose to international acclaim as a geologist, editor and writer.

Tarbat Discovery Centre

Tarbatness Road, Portmahomack
Tain IV20 1YA


Tarbat Discovery Centre is a Museum situated in an old church in the beautiful coastal village of Portmahomack, 42 miles North East of Inverness. Having been abandoned in 1946 the dilapidated building was saved from ruin in 1980, when it was purchased by the newly formed Tarbat Old Parish Church Preservation Trust. You can find out how the archaeologists have slowly uncovered the ancient treasures at Tarbat.