We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

William Wallace Statue

Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen, Scotland
Review Highlights
Worth seeing

It's a pretty statue set in the part of Aberdeen you should visit. It serves as a good base for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Just a statue

This statue sits opposite HMT in the centre of Aberdeen. It has the legendary piece about fighting... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Laurence B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Read all 98 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen, Scotland
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (98)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a pretty statue set in the part of Aberdeen you should visit. It serves as a good base for seeing the theatre, library and St Mark's church as well as the gardens and Art Gallery. Much of the things around here are being refurbished...More

Thank headbeeguy
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This statue sits opposite HMT in the centre of Aberdeen. It has the legendary piece about fighting for freedom on the bottom, It is impressive but you will probably only get a photo with it and move on.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Magnificent is the only word to describe this statue standing on its mountain of red granite it is a sight to behold. My favourite of all Aberdeen's many statues Wallace points towards a row of splendid building including the Theatre, St Mark's Church and the...More

Thank Kathleen F
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It's an impressive statue but wouldn't really call it a thing to do in Aberdeen. Will probably stand and look at it for less than a minute

Thank FunkyShark1
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

An outstanding statue of a fantastic man who was out to keep Scotland a free country. This statue is in a fanatic location in Aberdeen where everyone can see is. Stunning to see when your walking down Union Street.

Thank LeeDuncan1986
Reviewed 21 July 2017

how can we forget william wallace after seeing mel gibsons brave heart? this statue is a great inspiration of a great warrior of scotland. great statue. i salute

Thank ernakulamtraveller
Reviewed 12 July 2017

lovely edition to the square. very large statue standing proud in front of the magnificent gardens and buildings

Thank Chloe D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

the statue of William Wallace stands at the end of the Union Gardens, in front of His Majesty's Theatre. Impressive and imposing. really macho :-)

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Very informative inscriptions around this statue. I was very impressed with the bravery of this man.

Thank Kathryn J
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Having walked past this statue for years, when I took my partner to Aberdeen for the first time, it becomes apparent how large and striking this statue is. The quotes on the base are also interesting. Definitely stop by for some Scottish inspiration.

Thank Austind88
Nearby Restaurants
579 reviews
.21 km away
474 reviews
.21 km away
Fusion Bar and Bistro
474 reviews
.12 km away
Granite Park
586 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
His Majesty's Theatre (HMT)
402 reviews
.04 km away
Aberdeen Art Gallery
352 reviews
.08 km away
Kirk of St. Nicholas
73 reviews
.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from William Wallace Statue staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines