Beauly attractions

Beauly attractions


Beauly Scotland HighlandsBeauly lies on the north bank of the River Beauly close to the point at which it enters the Beauly Firth. The settlement grew up around Beauly Priory, which was established here in 1230. For many centuries a ferry from the priory, and later the town, provided a key link for anyone travelling north or west from Inverness. Also see Beauly.


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AttractionsBeauly Priory, Beauly. Tel: 01667 460232. Beauly Priory was one of three priories founded in Scotland by the Valliscaulian order from Burgundy after 1230. It was referred to by the monks as 'Prioratus de Bello Loco' (Priory of the Lovely Spot). The monastery was completed in 1272. It is located in the northeast of the village close to the River Beauly and is now in the care of Historic Scotland. Location: On the outskirts of Beauly.

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Attractions Inverness Museum & Art Gallery, Castle Wynd , Inverness IV2 3EB. Tel: 01463 237114. Explore our lively "Man in the Landscape" exhibition and our Discovery Centre. Upstairs is a large range of silverware from the Inverness Area, authentic Highland weapons and bagpipes as well as a collection of Scottish contemporary art. About 10 miles east of Beauly.

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Attractions Inverness Castle and the Castle Garrison Encounter. Tel: 01463 243 363. The Inverness Castle that now sits overlooking the River Ness is a 19th Century building used as the Sheriff Court. At the Castle Garrison Encounter you can journey back in time to 1745, enlist in the Regiment and meet some of its other characters live. Open daily during the tourist season. About 10 miles east of Beauly.

Attractions The Original Loch Ness Visitor Centre, Drumnadrochit, Inverness, IV63 6TU. Tel: 01456 450342. For centuries sightings have been made of a mysterious creature said to inhabit the deep and murky waters of Scotland's most famous Loch. Now you can take our official guide and explore those murky waters for yourself. About 10 miles south of Beauly.

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