Dornoch attractions

Dornoch attractions

 

highlands of ScotlandThe Royal Burgh of Dornoch is an historic small town on the edge of the Dornoch Firth, a designated National Scenic Area in the Highlands of Scotland. Its tranquil location, scenery and climate have attracted visitors for decades. Its fine buildings include the 13th Century cathedral, a bishop's palace (now a hotel), courthouse and old town jail. Sandstone cottages and town houses line its peaceful streets and lanes.

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Attractions Historylinks Museum, The Meadows, Dornoch, Sutherland, IV25 3SF. Tel: 01862 811275. The museum is dedicated to the history of Dornoch parish. The permanent exhibition shows the Cathedral, feuding clans, the shameful burning of Scotland’s last condemned witch and the treachery and violence of Picts and Vikings. www.historylinks.org.uk. Location: In the centre of Dornoch.

Historylinks Museum

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AttractionsDornoch Cathedral is an ancient and beautiful building witha turbulent and colourful history. There are 27 magnificent stained glass windows and stunning woodwork with a wonderfully carved pulpit, together with matching oak pews and communion table. Location: In the centre of Dornoch.

Dornoch Cathedral

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Attractions The Glenmorangie Distillery, Glenmorangie Distillery Coy, Tain, Ross-shire. Tel: 01862 892477. Glenmorangie Distillery is on the shores of the Dornoch Firth. It has been producing Glenmorangie Single Highland malt Scotch whisky since 1843. The source of the all-important water is a short walk from the distillery - the Tarlogie Springs.The building that originally housed the stills provides the setting for the new visitor centre. The atmosphere of quiet industry is ideal for giving glimpses of, and displaying artefacts from, Glenmorangie's past. www.glenmorangieplc.com. About 7 miles south of Dornoch.

The Glenmorangie Distillery

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