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Make sure that the property you plan to visit hasn’t had to close unexpectedly due to adverse weather or other reasons beyond our control.

For a full list of recent closures please follow us on Twitter @welovehistory and check #hsclosure

  • Lochleven Castle is now open as usual following the effects of the recent storm #hsclosure

    24 September 2018 - 13:27
  • We're happy to say that Kilchurn Castle has REOPENED today after a rather soggy time of it recently! It closes for winter on Sunday, so you'd better be quick if you want to pay it a visit #hsclosure

    24 September 2018 - 13:00
  • Hi folks, please be aware that Glasgow Cathedral will be closed to visitors on 26 & 27 September. Take a look at other sites you can visit nearby #hsclosure

    24 September 2018 - 11:35
  • Morning folks. If you're headed to St Serf's Church today (24 September) to see the site of some dragon-slaying, you'd better visit after 1pm as we're closed this morning. If you're in the area, download our app to see what else is nearby. #hsclosure

    24 September 2018 - 09:45
  • The Lower Church at Glasgow Cathedral will be closed today (24 September) to allow us to de-install the 'Brick Wonders' exhibition ahead of it's trip to @stirlingcastle #hsclosure

    24 September 2018 - 09:30
  • From tomorrow (Monday 24 September), we’ll be closing the King's Hall at Linlithgow Palace to visitors for a while. This is so we can replace the current concrete flooring with more traditional sandstone slabs. We can’t wait to see the results! #hsclosure

    23 September 2018 - 14:10
  • Good morning everybody! Just a quick note to say that St Bridget’s Kirk will be closed over the next week. Visitors can still wander the exterior of the medieval church. Check here to see where else you can visit around Fife: #hsclosure

    23 September 2018 - 10:25
  • You can enjoy a bit of a lie-in if you are visiting Jarlshof today (23 September) - the visitor centre will be opening at the slightly later time of 10.30 #hsclosure

    23 September 2018 - 08:00
  • Hi folks, if you're heading to Seton Collegiate Church tomorrow (23 September) please be aware that the car park will be closed between 10:50am-12:00pm due to the Scottish Half Marathon. The church will still be accessible on foot. #hsclosure

    22 September 2018 - 11:55
  • Planning a trip to Kildrummy Castle this weekend? A quick heads up that the site will be open but the shop and reception area will be closed (22 and 23 September) #hsclosure

    21 September 2018 - 18:15
  • Sorry folks, but we've had to close Balvaird Castle due to fallen trees and storm damage from #StormAli. We'll update you when we're able to reopen. #hsclosure

    21 September 2018 - 15:40
  • Good news! Our hard-working team Inchmahome Priory have finished removing felled trees so the site is now OPEN #hsclosure

    21 September 2018 - 13:23
  • Oh dear! The weather has got the better of us today at Skara Brae (21 September). We've had to close the historic site but the visitor centre will remain open. #hsclosure

    21 September 2018 - 11:55