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The Nelson Tower, Forres

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  • A wee after visit to the tower was worth the entry fee of a donation ours being £2.00 each. We were met by a gent who gave us a brief history of the tower and what and when it all came about being the...  more »
  • There are so many historically significant things to see in Scotland and I found I learned so many new things by stopping and reading the information at many of them like this.  more »
  • This piece of history is well worth the walk just to take in. In honesty a area of shelter for picnicking and maybe a platform for taking in the view over Forres all year round would be a big improvem...  more »
  • Known locally as the witches tower great views, and a cool insight into local history as well as an awesome walk through picturesque cluny hill wood, Many different paths criss cross the wood most leading to and from Grant park with its swings, roundabouts and climbing frames catering for the kids after a lovely walk to the tower. Great on a summers day.
  • Good walk up a steep hill through a lovely park. Great views at the top.
  • Great views from the top when open during the summer. 1400 till 1600
  • Great view and lovely walk ☺