Due to industrial action taking place across the country on Wed 1 Feb, we’re asking visitors to please check our closures webpage before you travel to any of our sites, including Edinburgh Castle and Stirling Castle
Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Discover awesome Scottish castles in this sticker and activity book bursting with colouring, doodling, puzzles and more than 100 stickers!
Look for clues around the castle to answer the questions
Look for clues around the palaces to answer the questions
Explore the castle with this fun, fact-finding mission
Information on Blackness Castle and our Ranger Service.
Winner of the CWA Short Story Dagger
In Bloody Scotland twelve of Scotland’s best crime writers use the sinister side of the country’s built heritage in stories that are by turns gripping, chilling and redemptive.
As you explore the iron furnace, find the answer to these questions.
Look in these places to answer questions about the Iron Furnace
Our books are telling the stories of Scotland. Our aim is to explore ideas and start conversations about the past, present and future of our nation’s history and heritage.
Look for clues around the settlement to answer the questions
Look in these places to answer questions about the island