The location of one of the best-known battles to have taken place in Scotland, Culloden Battlefield today serves as home to a visitor center aimed at preserving the site. Explore the battlefield by foot via a number of paths crossing the site, and get a panoramic view from the raised platform located in the visitor center. One of the most significant features of the battlefield is the 6.1 m (20 ft) tall cairn erected in 1881. Plan to visit Culloden Battlefield during your Culloden Moor vacation using our convenient Culloden Moor trip itinerary planning website.
Tours To Culloden Battlefield
2-Day Inverness and the Highlands Small Group Tour from Edinburgh BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $104
Duration: 2 days
Culloden Battlefield Reviews
This is a very moving tour. The battlefield has been left undeveloped and as it was at the time of the battle. Markers where clans and regiments formed their lines. A great walk through the fields.... more »
Very spiritually moving walk around the battlefield. There is so much history here on these grounds. The visitors center is a beautiful work of art. I only wish it wasn’t raining when we visited. more »
I walked it for free but I knew a lot about Culloden already but I would recommend a tour because it would be absolutely extraordinary listening from a Scottish persons point of view of the battle. Interesting little stories you don't know about will be told. It's also an enjoyable walk but it's just crazy to think so many Scots died on the spot you were walking.
Great historical place with a lot of atmosphere. Very educational. We had a beautiful day. The museum and gift shop are nice as well. Inside the shop you will find high quality items like scarves and jewelry, as well as books and some whiskey. The parking outside the main building is free too.
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