The Tolbooth, Stirling

The Tolbooth, Stirling

The original Tolbooth has been for a very long time the heart of Stirling. The building served as its court house, council meeting, treasury, armory and even prison. However, due to its bad shape, the Tolbooth was demolished and rebuilt at the beginning of the 17th century. Fortunately, the new construction featured a rare surviving sample of the dutch pavilion roof. The Tolbooth has completely reinvented itself, now serving as the town's center for music and arts.

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The Tolbooth on Map

Sight Name: The Tolbooth
Sight Location: Stirling, Scotland (See walking tours in Stirling)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Stirling, Scotland

Create Your Own Walk in Stirling

Create Your Own Walk in Stirling

Creating your own self-guided walk in Stirling is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Stirling Introduction Walking Tour

Stirling Introduction Walking Tour

Despite being Scotland's smallest city, the area is filled with history, culture and architectural masterpieces. Thus, Stirling is a phenomenal place to visit and admire the sheer beauty of this interesting city. Take a walk down Stirling's streets and literally also take a walk through history.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.3 Km or 1.4 Miles
Stirling Shopping

Stirling Shopping

Stirling's vibrant economy is also reflected in the city's fantastic shopping venues and retail centers. Not only do these shops offer common products and brands, but also several national and international brands. This walking shopping tour aims to take you to the city's most interesting and authentic shopping places and help you discover the true face of this outstanding, historic...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.6 Km or 1 Miles