Kilchurn Castle is in a spectacular location, a ruined 15th and 17th century structure on a rocky peninsula at the northeastern end of Loch Awe. The castle is open to Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Argyll and Bute
Heading to Argyll and Bute and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Argyll and Bute coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Rothesay Castle is a ruined castle in Rothesay on the Isle of Bute. Built by the Stewart family, it survived Norse attacks to become a royal residence., the castle comprises Read more [...]
Inveraray Castle was built in 174os and replaced an earlier 15th-century castle. Built in Gothic Revival style, later additions included a third floor with dormer windows and steep conical roofs. The Read more [...]
Castle Stalker is on its own island 25 miles north of Oban on the west coast of Scotland. It’s a romantic looking castle with the mood of the water surrounding Read more [...]
The Inveraray Maritime Museum includes the Arctic Penguin, a 3-masted Schooner built in 1911. The history of the Western Seaboard brought to life, On-board cinema with breathtaking archive film where Read more [...]
Castle House Museum is a historic building set in gardens opposite Dunoon Pier. The Castle House itself was built by Lord Provost James Ewing of Glasgow in 1820’s on the site Read more [...]
Kilmartin Glen has one of the most important concentrations of Neolithic and Bronze Age remains in Scotland. There are more than 350 ancient monuments within a six-mile radius of the Read more [...]
Arduaine is a twenty acre coastal garden situated on the southern slope of a promontory beside the Sound of Jura. The garden was begun on a bare promontory in 1898 Read more [...]