Glenfinnan attractions

Glenfinnan attractions


Glenfinnan Scotland HighlandsThe world-renowned story of Bonnie Prince Charlie's fight for the British throne gathered momentum at Glenfinnan where he raised the Jacobite standard and rallied his clansmen for battle.


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Attractions Glenfinnan Monument, Glenfinnan. The Glenfinnan Monument is located at the head of Loch Shiel. There is an entrance fee to climb up the monument but no charge to walk around the surrounding area. The monument was built in 1815 in tribute to the clansmen who fought and died in the Jacobite cause. Location: On the outskirts of Glenfinnan.

Glenfinnan Monument

Attractions Glenfinnan Railway Station, Station Road, Glenfinnan, Inverness-shire PH37 4LT. Glenfinnan Station Museum is a restored West Highland Line railway station on the 'Iron Road' to the Isles from Fort William to Mallaig. The Glenfinnan Dining Car offers a unique dining experience. This lovingly restored 1950s carriage offers lunches, refreshments and cream teas during the day, throughout museum hours. Table d'hôte menu available on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Booking is essential for evening meals. Tel: 01397 722 300. Location: On the outskirts of Glenfinnan.

Glenfinnan Railway Station

 AttractionsGlenfinnan Viaduct was built in 1897–1901 by Sir Robert McAlpine. It has 21 arches and reaches as high as 100 ft (30 m). The viaduct was recently used in the filming of the Harry Potter films, when the Jacobite Steam Train became transformed into the Hogwarts Express and was filmed crossing the viaduct. Location: On the outskirts of Glenfinnan.


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