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Ossian's Hall

Dunkeld, Scotland
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Built for the second Duke of Atholl in 1758 and restored in 1953, this folly sits on a rocky outcrop overlooking the turbulent Black Linn Fall, which affords fine views of the distant woodlands.
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“sliding door” (4 reviews)
“the river” (22 reviews)
Dunkeld, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Early evening walk along the river, was very quiet. Then we went into the hall and through to the viewing platform - the thunder and spray were stunning. Do wonder what this is like after a really good rainstorm because after light rain it was...More

Thank Batnovice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning location for my Son and his Fiances wedding. NTS staff very helpful. Fantastic place for photographs.

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always worth a visit & great location for taking some photographs of the waterfall in all seasons with varying volumes of water.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such a lovely relaxing place and a beautiful waterfall to boot just underneath Ossian's Hall balcony.

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 4 May 2017

So lovely and such a nice place to go. Such gorgeous views and one of my favourite wee places to wander around.

Thank SLauraR
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Ossians Hall was absolutely beautiful however if it wasn't for my quick thinking to try the door a different way then we would never seen the spectacular views of the waterfall. When you enter the building there is another door that you have slide open...More

Thank manderson2413
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I selected a very good week to have a break in Scotland and spent a week with probably the best weather I had experienced ever in the highlands.I broke my journey home to visit the Hermitage and Scone palace .The walk to the hermitage by...More

Thank TonyBarrett
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Had a walk up here with my wife this afternoon. Ossian's Hall is actually part of The Hermitage Woodland Walk and is your first port of call during the walk. However, to us it was the highlight of our entire walk, and deservedly so listed...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This is amazing. You walk up to a small building which has a slightly camouflaged sliding door. Once inside this mini Hall, there is another glass door that takes you to a viewing point and a massive thundering waterfall. Mesmerising.

Thank Ruggedadventurer
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Walking through the Hermitage woodland trail we came across Ossians Hall .The door looks like the stone cladding and gives when you push it . Inside has Quirky mirrors walking through to a great viewpoint as the River Braan cascades down below you. The Duke...More

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7 July 2017|
Response from Philip H | Reviewed this property |
Yes done bridge is next to it and the falls. guess that it's approximately 500m from car park. Hope that helps you& that you enjoy your visit.