Following the Scottish Government's announcement our sites in mainland Scotland are closed. Find out more about our COVID response.
Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
To find and download historic research publications – Search Canmore
Discover our work to research, survey, document and share the story of Scotland’s historic environment.
Corporate Plan 2016-19
The purpose of SEA is to ensure that information on the environmental effects of a plan, programme or strategy is gathered and made available to plan-makers and decision takers.
This plan is implemented throughout our organisation and was established in response to the legal requirement under the Gaelic Language Act (2005).
This plan was developed in response to the legislative requirements as part of the Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005.
Find out how we're supporting Scotland's national litter strategy, which recognises the social, environmental and economic benefits of a cleaner, greener Scotland.
Chaidh am plana seo a dhealbhadh fo iarrtas reachdail mar phàirt de Achd na Gàidhlig 2005.
The Planning Performance Report is a summary of our designation, management and protection of the historic environment within the Scottish Planning System.
A document setting out deliverables, resources and measures of success during Historic Environment Scotland's first six months.