Old Town Cemetery – Stirling

Spreading over the valley between the Castle and the Church of the Holy Rude the Old Town Cemetery is of outstanding importance within the historic landscape of Stirling.

The monuments and the personalities they commemorate have been central to both the history of Stirling and to Scotland as a whole.

Opening times

Open daily




4 min walk from Stirling Castle – FK8 1EG

Take a Tour

Follow Dr Murray Cook, Stirling Councils Archeologist as he introduces us to the Stirling Old Town Cemetery.

In this fascinating video he outlines the diverse and far-reaching history of the Old Town Cemetery. Discover some of the people who are buried there and learn about some of the pivotal events that have taken place within it’s grounds.