Hidden Aberdeen presents
8 MAY - FRIDAY
Castlegate hides many secrets – it was once the place of public execution, the ‘Gibbet Stane’ reveals the site of the gallows; it was the market place, made more genteel by the addition of the 17th century stone mercat cross; many famous citizens lived here and caused great trouble. Come along with us and discover more about the old Castlegate. This is a ‘circular’ tour designed especially for those who like shorter walks or have mobility problems. Suitable for scooter users - approved by Shopmobility Aberdeen!
Start time: 7.30pm
Start point: Mercat Cross, Castlegate
End point: Gordon Highlanders’ Statue
Duration: 2 hrs