20 Best Tourist Attractions In Dunkeld Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tourist Attractions In Dunkeld

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Dunkeld in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 29 Dunkeld tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Outside view of Stanley Mills in Perth

Stanley Mills

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Stanley Mills is a well preserved relic of the Industrial Revolution where you can learn about the textiles that were produced here for 200 years. Th...

Aerial view of Scottish Hydro Electric Visitor Centre in Pitlochry

Pitlochry Dam Visitor Centre

  • Pitlochry
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Pitlochry Dam is home to the famous Salmon Ladder where the fish may be seen in the viewing chamber during their ascent past Pitlochry Dam. In the Vi...

Outside view of Huntingtower Castle in Perth

Huntingtower Castle

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Huntingtower Castle gives you a great sense of what castle life was like as it is really well preserved and has two complete tower houses. There is a...

Outside view of The Black Watch Castle and Museum in Perth

The Black Watch Castle and Museum

  • Perth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The Black Watch Castle and Museum has a large collection of different items, which bring to life the proud military history of this regiment. The cas...

Map and booklet for The Perth Treasure Hunt Treasure Trail

The Perth Treasure Hunt Treasure Trail

  • Perth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's plenty to learn and discover for all ages on the Perth self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. As you follow clear directions around...

Ancient carved stone at Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum

Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum

  • Meigle
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Meigle Sculptured Stone Museum is housed in a former school house, which backs on to a graveyard where many of the Pictish stones were found! These s...

Kids colouring at Mills Observatory in Dundee

Mills Observatory

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Mills Observatory is a purpose-built public observatory in a woodland setting on the summit of Balgay Hill. Watch stars and planets through the teles...

Mum and daughter at J M Barrie's Birthplace in Kirriemuir

J M Barrie's Birthplace

  • Kirriemuir
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Visit the enchanting cottage where Sir JM Barrie was born! As charming as it is, if the kids are not aware of the story and the writer in advance the...

Map and booklet for Dundee Treasure Trail

Dundee Treasure Trail

  • Dundee
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There be some treasure out there! Explore Dundee with the kids on this self guided themed Treasure Trail. There are hundreds of different Treasure Tr...

Aerial view of Lochleven Castle in Kinross

Lochleven Castle

  • Kinross
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Lochleven Castle offers a pleasant boat ride over to the castle proper which is steeped in significant history that'll get kids' imaginations running...

Outside view of The National Wallace Monument in Stirling

The National Wallace Monument

  • Stirling
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The National Wallace Monument Climb the tower- warning there are a lot of steps!- and see the views from the top. On the way up, you can trace the st...

Family walking on grounds at Stirling Castle

Stirling Castle

  • Stirling
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Stirling Castle is, without doubt, one of the grandest of all Scottish castles, both in its situation on a commanding rock outcrop and in its archite...

Map and booklet for The Stirling Mystery Treasure Trail

The Stirling Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Stirling
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore Stirling with our unique and fun packed self guided themed Treasure Trail. You and the kids will enjoy 2 hours of adventure and clue solving...

Map and booklet for The St Andrews Treasure Trail

The St Andrews Treasure Trail

  • St Andrews
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Become a pirate for the day as you explore on the St Andrews self guided themed Treasure Trail. This completely self guided adventure provides everyt...

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Visit the Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum in Dunfermline to discover the fascinating life story of the famous 19th century philanthropist. Find out...

A little boy on the phone with his family in an Escape Hunt

Escape Hunt Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Take your kids to Escape Hunt Edinburgh and put your puzzle-solving skills to the test in one of 4 epic themed rooms. Even though the games are more...

The Edinburgh Treasure Trail

The Edinburgh Treasure Trail

  • Edinburgh
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Hunt for clues as you explore on the Edinburgh self guided themed Treasure Trail and locate the long lost treasure! You'll discover all manner of thi...

Kids water zorbing on river at Falkirk Wheel

Falkirk Wheel

  • Falkirk
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

A trip to Falkirk Wheel should be on every day out “to do list”. With endless activities on offer, this outdoor adventure is certain to keep everyone...

Entrance of Linlithgow Palace

Linlithgow Palace

  • Linlithgow
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Linlithgow Palace is a ruin now but magnificent none the less and set in a park beside a loch with walks you can download and nearby play parks to ex...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Linlithgow Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Linlithgow
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

In all your days as super spies, your brood may never have come across a plot quite so fiendish! Crack the case and save the day on the Linlithgow Sp...

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