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CITIES

IN THE CENTRAL BELT OF SCOTLAND WE HAVE 3 CITIES WITHIN REACH FOR A GREAT CITY DAY TRIP
STIRLING

Stirling Castle - a 30 minute drive from Appletree Cottage www.stirlingcastle.scot

Theatre - The excellent MacRobert Centre is within the University of Stirling Complex at Bridge of Allan: http://macrobertartscentre.org

Stirling Art Gallery and Museum - a small but interesting museum.  Free entry at time of writing
http://www.smithartgalleryandmuseum.co.uk

Ten Pin Bowling – available in Stirling at AMF bowling: https://www.amf-bowling.co.uk/our-centres/stirling

Cinema – The Vue Cinema is in Stirling: https://www.myvue.com/cinema/stirling/whats-on

GLASGOW

Theatre - There are five major theatres in Glasgow as well as some smaller venues:
Citizens: http://citz.co.uk
Kings: http://kingstheatreglasgow.net
Pavilion: https://www.paviliontheatre.co.uk
Theatre Royal: http://www.glasgowtheatreroyal.org.uk
Tron: https://www.tron.co.uk

Huntarian Museum, Glasgow – situated within the University of Glasgow main building this collection is absolutely fascinating (free) www.gla.ac.uk/hunterian/collections/permanentdisplays/hunterianmuseum/
 
Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow – originally built for the Empire Exhibition in 1901.  Room for kids to wander round (but don’t get lost!) www.glasgowlife.org.uk/museums/venues/kelvingrove-art-gallery-and-museum
 
Museum of Transport (aka Riverside Museum)  Glasgow – excellent museum (free) in a new award winning building by the river Clyde www.glasgowlife.org.uk/museums/venues/riverside-museum

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

The Burrell Collection

Buchanan Street

EDINBURGH

Edinburgh Castle

National museum of Scotland

The Royal Mile - Shops, tours, and camera obscura all leading to the castle

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

National Galleries of Scotland

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