List of cultural icons of Scotland

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Three tartans
Harris Tweed
Scotch thistle
Falkirk Wheel
Scott Monument
Whisky

This List of cultural icons of Scotland is a list of objects, topics or people identified as cultural icons of Scotland.

Animals[edit]

Arts, craft[edit]

Buildings and structures[edit]

Clan[edit]

Clothing[edit]

Festivals[edit]

Folklore[edit]

Food and drink[edit]

Government[edit]

History[edit]

Industry, science[edit]

Literature, poetry[edit]

Music[edit]

People[edit]

Royal[edit]

Sport[edit]

Television, radio, theatre, film[edit]

Transport[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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