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Nelson's Tower

Door open days

23 September 2017 (10am to 4pm)


Nelson Tower, Forres

Built in 1806 (completed in 1812) to a design by Charles Stewart in memory of Admiral Nelson. It was built both as a centrepiece to the landscaping of Cluny Hill and also as a viewpoint from where an extensive outlook over Forres and the surrounding area can be enjoyed.


There will be a display of Nelson connected artefacts with volunteers on hand to answer questions. Children’s quiz game. Open 10am - 4pm

Key Information

Architect: Charles Stewart

Building Date: 1806

Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions. Artefacts connecteds with Nelson will be on display. There will be a children's quiz game. Weather permitting there will be fantastic views from the Tower!



Where to find us

  • Cluny Hill
  • Forres
  • IV36 0DR