Places to Visit

Scott’s life and stories have a rich association with many places across Scotland and further afield. Explore some of those sites on our interactive map.


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Dunstaffnage Castle

Scott visited Dunstaffnage while sailing around Scotland in summer 1814.

Though he marvelled at the castle's ancient history, Scott found the ruins in poor repair. He wished that more could be done to preserve the castle from further decline. 

Find out more about Scott's work in connection to Dunstaffnage Castle on our website.

Castle Grounds, Dunbeg, By Oban, Argyll, PA37 1PZ