Alyth Auld Town

A traditional Scottish Market Town whose history stretches back 1,000 years. Alyth is a small town, a little over half an hour’s drive northeast of Perth and northwest of Dundee....

Alyth Museum

The only museum outside Perth City in Perth and Kinross. Open seasonally from May to September, the area’s rich farming heritage is the inspiration for the displays in this lovely,...

Alyth Parish Church

Designed in Romanesque style by Thomas Hamilton. Situated in a prominent position overlooking the town, Alyth Parish Church was completed in 1839 to a design by Thomas Hamilton, an Edinburgh...

Backwater Dam

A beautiful stretch of open water. This reservoir holds the main supply of water for Angus and Dundee, Coupar Angus and Blairgowrie. From here it is piped to the treatment...

Ballintuim Church

An important community Church. Dedicated in 1899, St Michael and All Angels’ Episcopal Church is a simple but picturesque building designed by the Rev William Sugden. On the roof sits...

Barry Hill Fort

One of the best preserved examples of an enclosed hilltop settlement in Scotland. Viewable from across Strathmore and from the roads around Alyth, Barry Hill fort has not yet been...

Boer War Memorial

This memorial commemorates a major landowner and the sons of two others from the Alyth area who gave their lives in the Anglo-Boer War of 1899-1902. This memorial was erected...

Caulfeild’s Military Bridge

The military story behind some of Scotland's roads. Major William Caulfeild, the British government's Inspector of Roads from 1732 to 1767, was responsible for building new roads and bridges in the...

Clach Na Coileach

The gathering place of the Clan MacThomas. Just south of Finegand, in Glenshee, is a large glacial erratic stone. There are many erratics in this glacial landscape but the thing...

Dirnanean Garden

A Highland garden managed to encourage wildlife and wild flowers. The garden around the house is a traditional arrangement of lawn, shrubbery and walled garden. The garden is undergoing long term...

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