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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
Search the castle to find out about festivals and festivities at Stirling over the centuries. Can you solve the puzzle?
Explore our castle with this fun, fact-finding mission and uncover clues in the most unexpected places
Explore the Blackhouse and White House with this fun, fact-finding mission.
English and Gaelic
Look for clues around the house to answer these questions
The Honours of Scotland tells the turbulent story of the Honours – Scotland's crown jewels – and the equally dramatic tale of the Stone of Destiny.
Including Guides to St Vigeans Museum and Meigle Museum
This extensively illustrated book explores all the available information on the Picts in an appealing, accessible and authoritative way.
This comprehensive guide – illustrated with a wealth of photographs, maps and drawings – takes readers on a tour of both place and time.
Spotlight on Architects series
A series of short essays on the diverse and fascinating work of a selection of Scotland’s talented local architects and architects’ departments.
Explore the castle with this fun, fact-finding mission
Updated 2019 in English and other languages
Hunt around the castle with our free, fun-filled quiz and discover some of our more unusual stories.
This book showcases images from the National Collection in a remarkable illustration of this landmark era.