Perthshire Journals

Holiday in Perthshire

A June 2013 trip to Perthshire by jo145

Beatrix Potter Exhibition and Garden Photo, Dunkeld, Scotland More Photos
Quote: Places to visit in Perthshire without travelling too far each day.

Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre and Wildlife Reserve

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Attraction | "Bird's eye view of the osprey"

Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre and Wildlife Reserve Photo, Dunkeld, Scotland
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Only a short drive of 2 miles from Dunkeld, in Perthshire we had a lovely afternoon observing many birds but the Osprey was our main reason for visiting. The centre which is run by the Scottish Wildlife trust is open daily from March 1st to October 31st from 10am – 5pm and from November 1st – February 28 only Friday to Sunday from 10.30am – 4pm. Very reasonably priced at £4 for adults, £3.50 for concessions and 37.50 for a family of 4 or 50p for Scottish Wildlife trust members. Toilets were at the rear of the visitor centre. It was wheelchair accessible to the lower hides and visitor centre.A short walk from the car park is the Visitor Centre where you can buy a coffee, muffin etc and sit ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 13, 2013

Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre and Wildlife Reserve

Dunkeld PH8 0HH
01350 727337

Beatrix Potter Exhibition and Garden

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Attraction | "Visit Peter Rabbit and Friends"

Beatrix Potter Exhibition and Garden Photo, Dunkeld, Scotland
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Renowned writer of children’s stories with beautiful drawings of animal figures, most people connect the Lake District with Beatrix Potter but she took her holidays with her family in Birnam for many years and this is where her most famous characters were drawn. Mrs Tiggy-winkle was even based on a local washer woman!Birnam is a very quiet place on the outskirts of Dunkeld but the Beatrix Potter Exhibition is well worth visiting at the Birnam Arts Centre. Parking is available outside the centre and it is easily accessible by train.The Beatrix Potter exhibition is run by volunteers and costs just £3 per person with a maximum of £12 per family. Children under 3 years go free. It ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 10, 2013

Beatrix Potter Exhibition and Garden
Birnam Arts And Conference Centre, Station Road
Dunkeld, Scotland
01350 727674