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    Architectural Trail

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    Castle Grounds, Stornoway, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XR

    Isle Of Lewis

    Built in 1847-51 in the Neo-Gothic style popular in the Victorian era by Sir James Matheson and substantially altered by Lord Leverhulme.

    Add 2. The Boatman’s Tower to your Itinerary

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    Literary Trail

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    Church Street, Stonoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2JD

    Stonoway, Isle of Lewis


    Photograph © David Wilson

    The police station is off course where Detective Fin Macleod is based on his return to the island, having left as a teenager. He is brought in to investigate the murder of Angus "Angel" Macritchie following a copycat murder he had been investigating in Edinburgh. Here he teams up with Detective Sergeant George Gunn…

    Add Peter May Trilogy - Police Station to your Itinerary

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    Architectural Trail

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    Lews Castle Grounds, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XR

    Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

    Built in 1847-51 in the Neo-Gothic style popular in the Victorian era by Sir James Matheson and substantially altered by Lord Leverhulme. After being used as a school, it re-opened in 2016.

    Add 1. Lews Castle and Museum to your Itinerary

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    Architectural Trail

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    Gibson Gardens, Stornoway, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2AG

    Isle Of Lewis

    A large (in island terms) social housing project for rent which fits an urban site where a school hostel had been located. Completed in 2012 by local architects Anderson Associates.

    Add 6. Gibson Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Matheson Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2JR

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    01851 702501

    Isle of Lewis

    Add Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland to your Itinerary

  6. Lews Castle Stoprnoway

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    Castles

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    Castle Grounds, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XR

    Isle of Lewis

    Built in 1847, by Sir James Matheson, following his purchase of the Isle of Lewis.

    Add Lews Castle to your Itinerary

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    Festivals

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    Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XP

    Telephone

    01851 621234

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    The multi-award winning Hebridean Celtic Festival (HebCelt) has been a key feature in the cultural landscape of the Outer Hebrides since 1996. This internationally renowned event has a unique setting in the Scottish Hebridean island of Lewis, the heartland of the Gaelic language and culture.

    Add HebCelt Festival to your Itinerary

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Lewis Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2JF

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    01851 705933

    Isle of Lewis

    Successor to St Lennan's Church Stornoway and St Columba's Uidh, the church of 1794 by John Lobban, master mason, was repaired in 1831 and extended in 1885 when stone Y-tracery and leaded glass was added to the windows, and the transept and porch added. Internally, the 1794 roof survives. Caen stone and marble font gifted by Lady Matheson of the…

    Add St Columbus (Old) Parish Church of Scotland to your Itinerary

  9. © Stornoway Port Authority

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    Historic Sites

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    Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

    Isle of Lewis

    In 1263, King Haakon IV of Norway attempted to regain control of the Hebrides and Argyll but was defeated by the Scots at the Battle of Largs and forced to relinquish control to the Scottish Crown...

    Add Vikings and the Lords of the Isles Part II to your Itinerary

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    72 Keith Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2JG

    Isle of Lewis

    Add Associated Presbyterian Church to your Itinerary

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    Museums

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    Lews Castle Grounds, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XR

    Telephone

    01851 822746

    Isle Of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    The Museum and Archive has recently opened at Lews Castle, Stornoway. Exhibitions will give an overview of the islands’ heritage and the Lewis Chessmen are back to delight.

    Add Lews Castle Museum and Archive for the Outer Hebrides to your Itinerary

  12. The Salvation Army

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Bayhead, STORNOWAY, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DZ

    Telephone

    01851 703875

    Isle Of Lewis

    Add The Salvation Army to your Itinerary

  13. Our Holy Redeemer Catholic Church

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Scotland Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DS

    Isle of Lewis

    Much local material – Lewisian Gneiss, Borve pottery, Harris tweed – is used in this white-harled cruciform church, built 2005-07. Impressive tapestry of Our Holy Redeemer by Meg Thompson. Antique oak crucifix donated by the Diocese of Aachen, Germany. Unique oak lectern, presidential chair and curved ash pews, all custom-made and decorated with…

    Add Our Holy Redeemer Catholic Church to your Itinerary

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Matheson Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2NJ

    Telephone

    01851 870 368

    Isle of Lewis

    Add High Church of Scotland to your Itinerary

  15. Salvation Army

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Bayhead, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DZ

    Telephone

    01851 705676

    Isle of Lewis

    Add Salvation Army to your Itinerary

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    Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys

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    Kenneth Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DR

    Telephone

    01851 702279

    Isle of Lewis

    Add Free Church of Scotland to your Itinerary

  17. © Stornoway Port Authority

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    Historic Sites

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    Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

    Isle of Lewis

    Since our ancestors landed on the Hebrides over 8,000 years ago, sailing and boat building has been an integral part of the islands’ life. Far from being a barrier, the Sea of the Hebrides formed a major thoroughfare trade and communications

    Add Vikings and the Lords of the Isles Part I to your Itinerary

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    Gaelic Language

    Gaelic translations to help you with the charts.

    Add Gaelic for Sailors - Sea & Vessels to your Itinerary

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    Gaelic Language

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    Outer Hebrides

    Gaidhlig (Gaelic in English and pronounced gaalic not gaylic) remains the majority language of the Outer Hebrides. The majority of placenames in the islands are Gaelic or a gaelicised form of Norse. Familiarity with the more common words can greatl

    Add Gaelic for Sailors - Colours to your Itinerary

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    Architectural Trail

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    Kenneth Street, Stornoway, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS1 2DS

    Isle Of Lewis

    An Lanntair’s award winning building, designed by Nicoll Russell Studios, is inspired by its name, which means “the beacon” in Gaelic.

    Add 3.  An Lanntair to your Itinerary

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