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Ruthven Barracks

| Kingussie, Newtonmore, Scotland
+44 131 668 8600
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amazing piece of history

Enjoyed having a look round and reading a little about ruthven barracks. Interesting piece of... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
fiona571
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Perth, United Kingdom
Wow - must see attraction!

Definitely worth taking a detour off the main road to visit this attraction. Very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
gs287
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Oban, United Kingdom
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| Kingussie, Newtonmore, Scotland
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Enjoyed having a look round and reading a little about ruthven barracks. Interesting piece of history.

1  Thank fiona571
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Definitely worth taking a detour off the main road to visit this attraction. Very interesting and in excellent condition for its age!

Thank gs287
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I have visited many of the places associated with Jacobite activity in Scotland, but for various reasons I had not visited Ruthven Barracks, athough it was always on my wish list. I made it there yesterday, and the barracks and its location far exceeded my...More

1  Thank Donald M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Viewed through the rain, but definitely will go back to get a better or even a drier, view. Not a great deal of parking space though.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This is a great place to visit which is well looked after. If nothing else, the views are spectacular

Thank MissKaren3139
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is well worth a visit for all the family, gives you a little insight into how tuff life must have been in the 17th century and all free.

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Small incline to reach ruins but well worth it . This place is free and open all year round . Well looked after and list of notices to explain all about garrison worth a look . Just wish mindless people did not leave their rubbish...More

Thank irene60_17
Reviewed 5 January 2017

These are partially ruined barracks set up by the English in the 1700s which are open and free for visitors. You can walk all around and inside the barracks and it is an interesting 15 minute stop. Parking available across the road and it is...More

Thank Aussie_SR
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Not much to see but very interesting. Fantastic preservation considering the age. Bit of a climb if you are even slightly disabled but worth the climb.

Thank Danny R
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A must to see will take you only a couple of minutes but its great !! Its free and not so hard to find !!

Thank Christian C
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