Arbroath Travel guide
Arbroath : Michelin's recommendations
This fishing port is famous for its abbey and its "smokies" - tasty smoked haddock. The abbey was founded in 1178 and it was here that the Declaration of Arbroath was drawn up and signed on 6 April 1320, affirming Scotland's independence. Dr Johnson described the abbey buildings as "fragments of magnificence".
Tourist attractions Arbroath : Things to see and do
Abbey St. GB - Arbroath DD11 1EG
The abbey was founded by William the Lion (1143-1214) in 1178 on his return from captivity, in memory of his childhood friend, Thomas Beckett , who had been murdered in Canterbury Cathedral eight years previously. The building was completed in 123..
Ladyloan GB - Arbroath DD11 1PU
This attractively laid out local museum is located in an elegant series of Regency buildings. It stands at the foot of the signal tower erected to communicate with the Bell Rock lighthouse built by Robert Stevenson in 1811, 20 km to the southeast. Th..
99 HIGH STREET GB - ARBROATH DD11 1DP
"Ogstons Arbroath is a new hotel built above the existing popular bar and bistro. Located on the high street in the centre of Arbroath, the harbour and towns amenities are all within easy reach. Arbroath Golf Course and the world famous Carnoust..