Restenneth Priory

Restenneth Priory, Forfar


The earliest masonry at Restenneth Priory dates to the 1100s, Alexander I had the annals of Iona transferred to the priory in the 1100s, and Robert the Bruce buried his young son Prince John here in the 1300s.

Opening Times
Open all year:
1st April to 30th September, 9.30am – 5.30pm
1st October to 31st March, 10am – 4pm

Entry Fee

Accessibility additional info
Please wear strong footwear.

Historic Scotland



Restenneth Priory


Restenneth Priory
2km east of Forfar on the B9113, Brechin Road.
Grid reference – NO 482 516


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