Immerse yourself in Scotland’s history and explore our fantastic historic sites. Enjoy a day trip with friends and family or take timeout for yourself, history awaits everyone.
Whether you’re looking for exciting day trips to our majestic castles and cathedrals, or walks in our beautiful gardens, our action-packed sites, events, and activities are perfect for you and all the family.
Due to access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure while we undertake high level masonry inspections, there is currently no visitor access to some of our sites.Find out more about our conservation work
Don’t miss out! To avoid disappointment, we recommend booking tickets online in advance to guarantee entry to our sites. This is essential when planning a visit to some of our busiest sites including Blackness Castle, Doune Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, Maeshowe Chambered Cairn, Skara Brae and Urquhart Castle.
Explore iconic sites and Scotland's fascinating history with our Explorer Pass - a great and easy way to visit many of our properties! The pass is valid for 7 consecutive days. The pass includes entry to the sites mentioned above. Visits must be booked in advance.