Many historic places are still open for visitors, outwith Level 4 COVID protection areas. Book in advance and check if Scottish Government travel restrictions apply before travelling.
Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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A teacher-led trail exploring maths around Edinburgh Castle
This trail is a cross-curricular activity covering the Numeracy and Mathematics and Social Studies areas of the Curriculum for Excellence.
A resource for teachers on early carved stones.
A resource focusing on the built environment the heritage that is literally on your doorstep.
An Education for Citizenship Resource
This resource uses the context of Edinburgh Castle's 1781 Prisons of War exhibition to help pupils explore change and continuity in citizenship issues over time.
This resource is for teachers making use of our Pictish Life Handling Box.
A resource for teachers on Stirling Castle & The First World War (includes The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Museum).