Learn more about the rich history of St Andrews through a tour or in one of our museums. Or get caught up in the bustle of St Andrews University. Founded in 1413, it is the oldest university in Scotland and the third oldest in the UK. During the summer months tours of the major university buildings are available.
For a detailed history of St Andrews, please visit
Walking Tours of St Andrews
Take in the historic aspects of the town by touring the University, the Castle and the Cathedral ruins. Audio-guided historical tours are also available to hire from the Tourist Information Centre on Market Street.With its restaurants, bars, street cafés, antique shops, galleries and ice cream parlours, St Andrews is also ideal for wandering around at your leisure.
British Golf Museum
Using diverse displays and exciting interactives, the British Golf Museum tells the story of British golf from its origins in the Middle Ages through to the present day.
For more information visit the British Golf Museum website.