Book in advance to visit Scotland’s historic places. Before you travel, please check the latest Scottish Government guidance.
Scotland’s nationally important sites are spread across the country and span around 8,000 years of human settlement.
Find out how we recognise nationally important monuments through scheduling.
You can find Scotland's scheduled monuments by searching using keywords or on a map.
How we assess scheduling applications and requests for scheduling removals or reviews of existing schedulings.
How to propose a monument for scheduling, request a change to an existing scheduled monument or request the removal of a monument from the schedule.
Information about scheduled monument types, including leaflets on archaeological periods and themes.
Management, maintenance and further guidance for owners of scheduled monuments.
Owners, occupants and tenants have a statutory right of appeal on when it comes to our scheduling decisions.