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.

Visit the indoor Angus Farmers’ Market which takes place on the second Saturday of every month, where you can buy delicious local food.

From Forfar, you can visit Glamis Castle, famous for being the legendary setting of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, 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.