Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in St Andrews

St Andrews is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make St Andrews one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. St Andrews is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in St Andrews or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of St Andrews. Explore the historical monuments of St Andrews with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this St Andrews guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in St Andrews page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of St Andrews with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. St Andrews Cathedral

    #1 of 4 Historical Places in St Andrews
    St Andrews Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: The Pends, St. Andrews, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9QL, UK

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Dating back to at least 8th century, the St Andrews Cathedral is Scotland’s largest and most beautiful medieval church. The church museum has a collection of medieval sculptures, relics and Sarc...Read more

  2. St Andrews Castle

    #2 of 4 Historical Places in St Andrews
    St Andrews Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site

    Address: The Scores, St Andrews KY16 9AR, UK

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Dating back to the 12th century during the times of Bishop Roger, the castle was originally a place where the Archbishops of St Andrews lived. During the 15th century, the Castle was also used as a pr...Read more

  3. Swilken Bridge

    #3 of 4 Historical Places in St Andrews
    Swilken Bridge

    Tags: Bridge, Historical Site

    Address: 17 The Links, St Andrews KY16 9JE, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A famous bridge in the St. Andrews links, the Swilken Bridge is located on the 18th hole of the Old Course. Its magic lies in the history of the Home of Golf where many legends have played memorable g...Read more

  4. Martyr's Memorial

    #4 of 4 Historical Places in St Andrews
    Martyr's Memorial Image
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    Tags: Memorial

    Address: The Scores, St Andrews KY16 9AT, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Martyrs' Monument overlooks the famous Old Course and the West Sands and was built to pay tribute to the people who lost their lives during the protest in the city between 1520 and 1560. The prote...Read more

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