St Nicholas Church
On the northern side of Union St, 300m west of Castlegate, is St Nicholas Church, the so-called 'Mither Kirk' (Mother Church) of...
Provost Skene's House
This late-medieval turreted town house was occupied in the 17th century by the provost (the Scottish equivalent of a mayor) Sir George...
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
Overlooking the nautical bustle of Aberdeen harbour is the Maritime Museum, centred on a three-storey replica of a North Sea oil...
Prince of Wales
Tucked down an alley off Union St, Aberdeen's best-known pub boasts the longest bar in the city, a great range of real ales and...
Cool and clever flavour combinations are the hallmark of this little gem hidden down an alley off Union St, a small but sophisticated...
Carnegie's Brae · interesting places nearby
This cavernous, subterranean club – the entrance is in a road tunnel beneath Union St – is a great live-music venue, with a packed programme of up-and-coming Scottish bands. It also hosts regular DJ nights – check its Facebook page for the latest events.