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Iconic Landscapes Glencoe – Buchaille Etive Mor

Scenes from Braveheart, Highlander and The 39 Steps were filmed close to the 3345 feet
high mountain called Buchaille Etive Mor at the eastern edge of Glen Coe.

Iconic Landscapes Glen Etive

Glen Etive was backdrop for the latest James Bond Movie Skyfall – the crew was impressed
by this mysterious place created by hanging clouds and appearing stags.

Iconic landscapes around the Glenfinnan Monument

The beautiful scenery surrounding the Glenfinnan Monument was used in the
Harry Potter movies.

At the seaside - St. Abbs

The beautiful shore is easy to access and is backdrop for many commercial photo shoots.

Iconic Landscapes - Five Sisters

Summer or winter – the five sisters are striking and were used in a Sky HD advert.

At the Seaside - Rockcliffe

How about some romantic shots at a cottage near the seaside on a white beach?

At the Seaside - Culzean Castle & Country Park

The dramatic: Culzean Castle on the Ayrshire shore which was used in The Wickerman

Islands - Staffa

The NTS owns 16 Islands which have been used for several nature and history
documentaries and also Boswell & Johnson's Tour of the Western Isles on Iona.

Castles and Manor Houses - Pollok House

Pollok House which was used in several productions from Decoy Bride to the
TV Series Garrow’s Law.

Castles and Manor Houses - Fyvie Castle

Fyvie impresses with stunning Edwardian interiors. The castle is home to a superb
collection of arms, armour and paintings.

Castles and Manor Houses - Fyvie Castle (interiors)

Swap you greenscreen with authentic locations for your period drama.

Castles and Manor Houses - Drum Castle

The combination of a 13th-century square tower, a Jacobean mansion house and the
additions of the Victorian lairds make Drum Castle unique among Scottish castles.

Uniqueness - The Pineapple

Our properties have unique features which you can’t find anywhere else. It was featured
in the TV Series Secret Britain.

Uniqueness - Craigievar Castle

Can’t you imagine a fairy tale being shot at our beautiful pink castle?
Last of the Blonde Bombshells with Judi Dench was shot at the stunning Craigievar Castle.

Uniqueness - Preston Mill

Rosamunde Pilcher’s This September was shot at the idyllic watermill.

Uniqueness - Culross

The old buildings and cobbled streets create a fascinating time warp which was used in
The 39 Steps but also in Blockbusters like Captain America!

Uniqueness - Mar Lodge

The Stag Ballroom contains over 2000 stags skulls, some of which date back to the 18th
century. The hall has been used for atmospheric commercial photography shoots.

Nature and gardens - The Hermitage

Find impressive giant trees as background for you music video or short film.

Nature and gardens - The NTS owns more than gardens

You will find remarkable and unique collections of plants thanks to the geographical and
climatic diversity – in neat designed gardens, walled gardens, wild gardens.

Battlefields and museums

The Trust portfolio also includes significant sites in Scottish history, such as Bannockburn
and Culloden battlefields and the birthplaces of Robert Burns and J.M. Barrie.