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Filming Locations

Our filming map is a quick reference tool that shows multiple images, location highlights and logistical information about each National Trust for Scotland filming location.

If you’re interested in filming at one of our locations, please get in touch by emailing filming@nts.org.uk. Find out more about filming and photoshoots at National Trust for Scotland locations.

Edinburgh and East

Newhailes House and Gardens

Country House and Estate | C17th | Musselburgh | EH21 6RY

17th-century Palladian villa with rococo interior detailing. Highlights include ...

Edinburgh and East

The Georgian House

Georgian Townhouse | C18th | Edinburgh | EH2 4DR

Edinburgh New Town house in the city centre, designed by Robert Adam and restored to late...

Edinburgh and East

Gladstone’s Land

Old Town merchant house | C17th | Edinburgh | EH1 2NT

Period building on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh with hand-painted Renaissance interio...

Edinburgh and East

House of the Binns

Country house and estate | C17th | West Lothian | EH49 7NA

House was built in the 17th century but features a variety of architectural sty...

Edinburgh and East

Preston Mill and Phantassie Doocot

Period mill | C18th | East Lothian | EH40 3DS

Picturesque 18th-century mill set by a river, with unusual Dutch-style conical roof. Nearby ...

Edinburgh and East

St Abb’s Head National Nature Reserve

Coastal landscape | Controllable road | Berwickshire | TD14 5QF

Coastal headland with dramatic cliffs, clear waters and rocky beaches. Par...

Central Scotland

The Pineapple

Unique summerhouse | Woodland area | C18th | Falkirk | FK2 8LU

One-of-a-kind pineapple-shaped building, surrounded by woodland, pond and w...

Edinburgh and East

Royal Burgh of Culross

Merchant townhouse and historical village | C17th | Fife | KY12 8JH

Ochre-coloured merchant’s house set in a picturesque village. Palace ...

Edinburgh and East

Falkland Palace & Garden

Renaissance palace and grounds | C16th | Fife | KY15 7BY

Renaissance palace with a Victorian twist. Highlights include the Tapestry Corrid...

Edinburgh and East

Kellie Castle & Garden

Eclectic castle and garden | C14th | Fife | KY10 2RF

Medieval atmosphere meets Victorian charm in this 14th-century castle with 19th-cent...

Edinburgh and East

Hill of Tarvit Mansion & Garden

Edwardian mansion with gardens and golf course | C20th | Fife | KY15 5PB

Edwardian mansion house with formal and below-stairs period rooms...

Edinburgh and East

Malleny Garden

Suburban walled garden | Balerno | EH14 7AF

Peaceful garden situated on the outskirts of Edinburgh. Through a wrought-iron gate the garden...

Edinburgh and East

Inveresk Lodge Garden

Hillside village garden | Inveresk | EH21 7TE

Walled garden set in a charming old village on the outskirts of Edinburgh. The garden featur...

Glasgow and West

Pollok House

Urban country house | C18th | Glasgow | G43 1AT

Georgian-style stately home on the outskirts of Glasgow, surrounded by scenic Pollok Count...

Glasgow and West

Holmwood

Innovative home | C19th | Glasgow | G44 3YU

Unique villa designed by Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson with opulent decoration, classical styling ...

Glasgow and West

The Tenement House

First-floor flat | C19th | Glasgow | G3 6QN

Late 19th-century middle-class tenement in Garnethill. Contains a time capsule of eclectic 20...

Glasgow and West

Greenbank Garden

Suburban walled garden | C18th | Glasgow | G76 8RB

18th-century 1ha walled garden and Georgian mansion house, close to Glasgow’s Southsid...

Glasgow and West

Geilston Garden

Vacant historic house | C18th | Cardross | G82 5HD

200-year-old walled garden and charming country house dating from 1766. House is not o...

Glasgow and West

The Hill House

Original Mackintosh house | C20th | Helensburgh | G84 9AJ

The Hill House is known as Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s domestic masterpiece and...

Glasgow and West

Ben Lomond

Scenic views, forest and thatched cruck-framed building | Rowardennan | G63 0AR

Under an hour from Glasgow, this mountain offers an array ...

Glasgow and West

Culzean Castle & Country Park

Coastal castle, estate and beaches | C18th | Maybole | KA19 8LE

Spectacular cliff-top castle designed by Robert Adam in the 18th century ...

Glasgow and West

Brodick Castle, Garden & Country Park

Castle & estate | C19th | Arran | KA27 8HY

Grand baronial castle dating back to the 14th century but refashioned in the mid-19th cent...

Glasgow and West

Goatfell

Scenic mountain peak and valley | Arran | KA27 8JJ

Goat Fell is the highest peak on Arran, offering amazing views back to the mainland and...

Glasgow and West

Weaver’s Cottage

C18th cottage | Kilbarchan | PA10 2JG

Traditional weaver’s cottage with low ceiling beams and period furniture such as a working hand loom...

Glasgow and West

Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

Museum, Cottage, Monument and Garden | Alloway | KA7 4PQ

Frequently visited site celebrating the life and work of Robert Burns. Permissio...

Glasgow and West

Arduaine Garden

Exotic coastal garden | Oban | PA34 4XQ

8ha coastal garden situated on the southern slope of a promontory beside the Sound of Jura. Featu...

Glasgow and West

Crarae Garden

Exotic woodland garden | Inveraray | PA32 8YA

20ha woodland garden in a dramatic setting. Garden features Himalayan plants, unusual trees ...

Central Scotland

Branklyn Garden

Arts & Crafts garden and house | Perth | PH2 7BB


Attractive hillside garden overlooking Perth and containing unusual plant specie...

Central Scotland

Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve

Scenic mountains and ridges | Near Killin | FK21 8TY


Expansive nature reserve area with views over Loch Tay. High-level car park allo...

Central Scotland

Moirlanich Longhouse

Byre house | C19th | Near Killin | FK21 8UA

A tin-roofed, cruck-framed byre dwelling with family living quarters separated from the cattle ...

Central Scotland

The Hermitage

Enchanting woodland | Near Dunkeld | PH8 0JR

Originally designed as a pleasure ground in the 18th century. The woodland has a fairytale qu...

Central Scotland

Linn of Tummel

Woodland and river | Near Pitlochry | PH16 5NP

Linn of Tummel is where the rivers Garry and Tummel meet, creating a deep, atmospheric pool...

Central Scotland

Killiecrankie

Wooded river gorge | Near Pitlochry | PH16 5LG

Magnificent wooded river gorge with path running alongside the river through deciduous tree...

Central Scotland

​Craigower

Hilltop viewpoint | Near Pitlochry | PH16 5LB

Pine-clad Perthshire hill offering panoramic views across Loch Tummel and Loch Rannoch, with ...

North East Scotland

Barry Mill

Water-powered mill | C19th | Angus | DD7 7RJ

Water-powered corn mill in a tranquil rural setting. Timber-clad interior with working machin...

Central Scotland

Dollar Glen

Woodland scenery | Dollar | FK14 7PP

Stretch of woodland set in the shadow of the Ochil Hills. Features deep gorges, rushing burns, toweri...

Central Scotland

Alloa Tower

Medieval keep | Alloa | FK10 1PP

14th-century tower with important medieval features, notably the timber roof structure and stone vaulting...

Central Scotland

The Battle of Bannockburn

Historic battlefield | Stirling | FK7 0LJ

Exteriors comprise landscaping, wildflower meadows and restored commemorative monuments,...

Glasgow and West

The Bachelors’ Club

C17th thatched house | Tarbolton | KA5 5RB

Curious red-shuttered, thatched house featuring period meeting rooms and an 18th-century living ...

South Scotland

Rockcliffe

Coastal nature reserve | Near Dalbeattie | DG5 4QQ

Stunning coastline area, stretching along the Solway Firth. 44 ha of nature reserve wi...

South Scotland

Threave Garden & Estate

Country house and garden | C19th | Castle Douglas | DG7 1RX


Landscaped gardens set around a red sandstone Baronial mansion with inter...

South Scotland

Broughton House & Garden

Artistic townhouse | C18th | Kirkcudbright | DG6 4JX


Living museum dedicated to the work of artist E A Hornel. Pink Georgian house ex...

South Scotland

Grey Mare’s Tail

Impressive waterfall | Moffat Water Valley | DG10 9LH (property is 3 miles NE of this postcode)


Spectacular 60m waterfall and surroun...

South Scotland

Thomas Carlyle’s Birthplace

Arched house | C18th | Ecclefechan | DG11 3DG


Small white-painted cottage; great example of Scottish 18th-century vernacular architec...

South Scotland

Robert Smail’s Printing Works

Victorian letterpress printers | C19th | Innerleithen | EH44 6HA

Operational letterpress printers; an important part of Scotland’s industr...

South Scotland

Priorwood Garden

Suburban garden | Melrose | TD6 9PX

Walled garden located in the ancient precinct of Melrose Abbey and backing onto a rustic cottage. Gard...

South Scotland

Harmony House & Garden

Urban house and garden | C18th | Melrose | TD6 9LJ

Beautifully restored Georgian manor house surrounded by manicured lawns, walled garden...

Highlands and Islands

​ Brodie Castle

Turreted tower house | C16th | Forres | IV36 2TE

Original 16th-century tower house with Scottish Baronial additions dating between 17th ce...

Highlands and Islands

Glencoe National Nature Reserve

Iconic Scottish scenery | Glencoe | PH49 4HX

Popular with tourists and film crews alike. Iconic landscape of towering mountains, awe-insp...

Highlands and Islands

Corrieshalloch Gorge National Nature Reserve

Gorge, waterfall and suspension footbridge | Braemore | IV23 2PJ


Spectacular tree-lined gorge with 25m-long Victorian suspension foot...

Highlands and Islands

Inverewe

Sea-facing botanical garden | Poolewe | IV22 2LG

Garden in the Scottish Highlands created in the late 19th century and featuring exotic p...

Highlands and Islands

Culloden

Iconic battlefield | Near Inverness | IV2 5EU

Large battlefield where the final Jacobite Rising came to a tragic end in 1746. Modern visi...

Highlands and Islands

Staffa National Nature Reserve

Hebridean island with dramatic rock formations | Near Mull, Inner Hebrides

Dramatic basalt rock columns rising from the sea make this wee...

Highlands and Islands

Canna

Remote island | Gaelic archives | Near Rum, Inner Hebrides | PH44 4RS

Small island, which supports a crofting community, features white s...

Highlands and Islands

St Kilda World Heritage Site

St Kilda – Dramatic archipelago with rich cultural and natural history | Outer Hebrides

Very remote archipelago, 41 miles west of North ...

Highlands and Islands

Hugh Miller’s Birthplace Cottage & Museum

Thatched cottage and museum | C17th | Cromarty | IV11 8XA

Birthplace of inspirational 19th-century geologist, folklorist and fossil hunter...

Highlands and Islands

Glenfinnan Monument

Iconic monument in Highland landscape | C19th | Glenfinnan | PH37 4LT

Towering monument built in 1815 as a tribute to those who died fig...

Highlands and Islands

Abertarff House

Historic townhouse | C16th | Inverness | IV1 1ES

A 2½-storey townhouse with a projecting turnpike stairway. The oldest house in Inverness ...

Highlands and Islands

Torridon

Wild mountain landscape | Achnasheen | IV22 2EZ

Ancient and enchanting wilderness of water and rock. Majestic mountains and wild landscap...

Highlands and Islands

Balmacara Estate

Highland crofting estate and dramatic landscapes | Near Kyle | IV40 8DN

2,500ha estate comprising rocky, moorland-covered hills intersper...

Highlands and Islands

Falls of Glomach

Remote landscape | dramatic waterfall | Ross-shire | IV40 8DS

One of the highest and most isolated waterfalls in Britain. The waterfall i...

Highlands and Islands

West Affric

Remote scenic landscape | near Kyle | IV40 8HQ


Situated at the western end of the Glen Affric National Scenic Area and includes part ...

Highlands and Islands

Kintail & Morvich

Remote mountain scenery | Near Kyle | IV40 8HQ

Remote area popular with walkers, with a network of trails leading up and around the mount...

Highlands and Islands

Iona

Holy island | Near Mull, Inner Hebrides | PA76 6SG


Gateway to Christianity in Scotland when St Columba arrived in AD563. The island s...

Highlands and Islands

Burg

Wild Hebridean island landscape | Mull | PA69 6ES

This remote 617ha peninsula on the Isle of Mull offers dramatic landscapes with steep an...

North East Scotland

Mar Lodge Estate NNR

Vast estate and hunting lodge | C19th | Braemar | AB35 5YJ

Estate of varied wild landscapes: heather-covered moorland, Caledonian pine fo...

North East Scotland

Leith Hall

Country house and estate | C17th | Huntly | AB54 4NQ

Quirky historic home dating from the 17th century and full of eclectic curios. Highli...

North East Scotland

Craigievar Castle

Fairytale castle and estate | C17th | Alford | AB33 8JF

Elegant pink tower built in the Scottish Baronial style. Property was lived in unt...

North East Scotland

Drum Castle, Garden & Estate

Tower house and estate | near Banchory | C14th | AB31 5EY

Built as a 14th-century tower house, the castle has had multiple extensions over...

North East Scotland

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate

Tower house and estate | C16th | Banchory | AB31 5QJ

16th-century castle set against backdrop of rolling hills. The castle is an intricate...

North East Scotland

Castle Fraser, Garden & Estate

Vast tower house and estate | C17th | near Inverurie | AB51 7LD

One of the largest tower houses in Scotland, with a core that dates back t...

North East Scotland

Fyvie Castle, Garden & Estate

Grand fortress and estate | C17th | Fyvie | AB53 8JS

Scottish Baronial-style castle dating back 800 years and boasting lavish interiors wi...

North East Scotland

Haddo House

Palladian-style stately home | C18th | near Ellon | AB41 7EQ

Designed in the 18th century but remodelled in the 19th century, this stately...

North East Scotland

Pitmedden Garden

Renaissance walled garden | C17th | Ellon | AB41 7PD

Re-created by the Trust in the 1950s, this garden was based on 17th-century plans of ...

North East Scotland

J M Barrie’s Birthplace

Traditional weaver’s cottage | Literary themes | C19th | Kirriemuir | DD8 4BX

Small whitewashed cottage in village setting; birthplace of ...

North East Scotland

House of Dun

Country house and estate | C18th | Montrose | DD10 9LQ

Georgian country house designed by William Adam with baroque extravagance. Propert...