Heritage Trails

Angus is steeped in culture and heritage. Follow the trails to discover the the fascinating history of Angus and walk in the footsteps of your ancestors.

Take a look at the trails and guides below to make the most of your visit to Angus.

Angus Heritage Trail

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An historic journey through the towns and villages of Angus, with places to visit and fascinating facts. 

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Maritime Heritage Trail

Angus Maritime Heritage Trail

Take a trip along the Angus coastline - 35 miles long from north of Montrose to the outskirts of Dundee. 

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WW1 Angus Heritage Trail

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A tour through Angus, dedicated to the memorials created for the servicemen and women of the Great War.

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Angus Kirkyard Trail

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Seven trails of historic kirkyards to help you discover more about the life and death of people of Angus.

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Arbroath Heritage Trail

Arbroath Heritage Trail

An hour and a half historical tour of the seaside town, starting at the harbour which is now a developed marina.

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Carnoustie Heritage Trail

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Two circular trails of the famous golf town of Carnoustie, one four miles long and one a mile and a half long.

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Monifieth Heritage Trail

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A tour of Monifieth, which until 1895 was a village known as 'Kirktoun of Monifieth'.

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Montrose Heritage Trail

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An hour and a half trail of the Royal Burgh of Montrose, starting at the steeple.

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