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Forfar is easily accessible from Dundee and Aberdeen, via the A90. The town was once the seat of Scotland’s King Malcolm Canmore and is famous for its witches who once danced on graves and frolicked with the devil. Find out more at the Meffan Museum.

Take a walk up to Balmashanner Monument, research local and family history at the Angus Archives or take in the beautiful views around Forfar Loch Country Park. Find out more about Forfar’s history and heritage with the Forfar Heritage Trail.

Visit the indoor Angus Farmers’ Market which takes place on the second Saturday of every month, where you can buy delicious local food. And don’t miss trying the famous Forfar Bridie while you’re here.

From Forfar, you can visit the animals at Murton Farm or enjoy a farm tour at Newton Farm.

Take at look at our suggestions for things to see and do during a Day Out in Forfar.

Royal Hotel, Forfar

Pick from a variety of welcoming places to stay in Forfar.

Balmashanner War Memorial, Forfar

See the variety of things to see and do in and around Forfar.

The Mill Restaurant, Forfar

Take a look at places to eat and drink in Forfar.