The area around Nairn is full of historical treasures. Here is just a small sample of some of the local attractions.

Fort George


Fort GeorgeFort George is the mightiest artillery fortification in Britain.  Its buildings contain a superb collection of arms and provides a fascinating insight into 18th century military life.

Open all year round,

Cafe on site.


Brodie Castle

Brodie CastleDating from the 16th century Brodie Castle stands in rich Morayshire parkland.  It tells the story of the Brodie family and has a major art collection.

Woodland walk and a nature trail. In springtime the grounds are covered with many varities of daffodils which Brodie Castle is famous for.

Castle open from April – October. Grounds are open all year. There is a tearoom and shop on site.


Cawdor Castle

Cawdor CastleA superb castle, being the home of the Thanes of Cawdor since 1370.

It’s best known for its literary connection to William Shakespeare’s tragedy Macbeth.

Beautiful gardens, nature trails, golf course, restaurant, gift shops, snackbar and picnic area.

Open May – September.