When you stay at Village Hotel Aberdeen in Aberdeen, you'll be in the business district, within a 10-minute drive of Hazlehead Park and Gordon Highlanders Museum. This spa hotel is 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from Academy and 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from His Majesty's Theatre.
The Maritime Museum houses a unique collection covering shipbuilding, fast sailing ships, fishing and port history. It is also the only place in the UK where you can see displays on the North Sea oil and gas industry. Aberdeen Maritime Museum offers visitors a spectacular viewpoint over the busy harbour.
Admire Europe's largest indoor garden collection at David Welch Winter Gardens. Visit the arid and tropical greenhouses to see flora and fauna from all over the world. Enjoy tall cacti, fragrant roses, ripe bananas and tomatoes, as well as carnivorous plants. Rent a paddleboat at the outdoor pond, and look out for the ‘talking' cactus.
Donmouth Local Nature Reserve (LNR) is a beach site found in Old Aberdeen. Where the River Don meets the sea, beside the A92 a few km north of the city centre, the estuary in the Donmouth LNR gives excellent scope for seeing waders, terns and seabirds.
Hazlehead Park is a fabulous park of over 180 hectares on the outskirts of Aberdeen. It is heavily wooded and is popular with naturalists, picnickers, walkers and sports enthusiasts. Surrounding the park are football pitches, two golf courses, and woods for walking, running and cycling.
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King's College Chapel. King's College Chapel is the main chapel used by the University of Aberdeen. Forming the north side of the original quadrangle of King's College, construction of the chapel began in 1498 and ended with the consecration of the building in 1509.
A mercat cross is the Scots name for the market cross found frequently in Scottish cities, towns and villages where historically the right to hold a regular market or fair was granted by the monarch, a bishop or a baron. It therefore served a secular purpose as a symbol of authority, and was an indication of a burgh's relative prosperity.
The Highlands (Scots: the Hielands; Scottish Gaelic: A’ Ghàidhealtachd pronounced [ə ɣɛːəl̪ˠt̪ʰəxk], "the place of the Gaels") are a historic region of Scotland. Culturally, the Highlands and the Lowlands diverged from the later Middle Ages into the modern period, when Lowland Scots replaced Scottish Gaelic throughout most of the Lowlands.
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Provost Skene's House Dating from 1545, Provost Skene's House now houses an attractive series of period rooms, furnished to show how people lived in the 17th, 18th and early 19th centuries. The house is named after one of Aberdeen's most famous residents, Lord Provost George Skene, who is thought to have commissioned the carved plaster ceilings.
Burns personally identified with the daisy’s fate and despairingly reflected on his own circumstances at the time."--Source "Dr William Alexander, an Aberdeen author and journalist, was the prime mover behind the campaign to erect a statue of Burns in the Granite City.
Soul Casino is Aberdeen's most exclusive West End casino. Housed in a stunning church conversion, this striking venue has been transformed. Keeping all of the original features, including the stained glass windows, stunning high ceilings and church organ, it is the most glamorous casino in Aberdeen.
The weekly cathedral services represent the range of liturgies from the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Church of England and the Anglican Churches worldwide. One of the five cathedral choirs sings the Offices, reflecting strongly the liturgical year.
St Machar's Cathedral (or, more formally, the Cathedral Church of St Machar) is a Church of Scotland church in Aberdeen, Scotland. It is located to the north of the city centre, in the former burgh of Old Aberdeen. Technically, St Machar's is no longer a cathedral but rather a high kirk, as it has not been the seat of a bishop since 1690.
Stewart Park is located in Aberdeen, Scotland. It is a 5-acre (20,000 m 2) site owned by Aberdeen City Council. The land was originally bought by the council in 1891, when Woodside was incorporated into Aberdeen, using £500 bequeathed by Mrs. Jane Taylor the widow of Mr. John Taylor, a merchant in the city "for a playground for the children of Woodside".
Given Aberdeen's proximity to the sea, St Nicholas was chosen as the patron saint of Aberdeen, as a miracle attributed to him was the rescue of some sailors in a storm. The Kirk was enlarged in the 15th century. St Nicholas and St Mary's, Dundee, were probably the largest parish churches in medieval Scotland.
Great Torry Battery Viewpoint - Very Recently Improved Car Park for Dolphin Watch The car park can be found by coming from Aberdeen City Centre on A956 along Victoria Road through Torry then turning right onto St Fitticks Road then right along Greyhope Road.
UPDATE: Regrettably,due to reduced staff capacity we are currently unable to accept any bookings for group visits (schools, social clubs etc.) to the Zoology Museum or the Aberdeen Biodiversity Centre. The Zoology Museum is open for individual and family visits.