Your ticket to Scotland's history
Free admission to over 70 of Scotland’s top visitor attractions is yours with an Explorer Pass.
Buy an Explorer Pass valid for 3 days or 7 days and visit as many of our properties as you wish within that time – for no additional cost.
Buy your Explorer Pass
A 3-day pass can be used on any 3 days within a 5-day period. A 7-day pass is for any 7 days within a 14-day period. Multiple sites can be visited on any single day. You can visit a specific site only once.
If you're visiting just one region of Scotland, one of our Regional Explorer Passes could be for you:
When you buy an Explorer Pass online, you’ll receive an email with your pass attached as a PDF. This can be printed and used at any site. You must select the date of your first visit when purchasing a pass online – your pass will become valid from this date.
You can also buy an Explorer Pass in person at the first property you visit.
Download the Explorer Pass map
Search our properties for places to visit (please note the Palace of Holyroodhouse is not included in the Explorer Pass).
Pre-booking is required at:
Trinity House Museum (call 0131 554 3289)
Lochleven Castle (book on site or online)
St Vigeans Sculptured Stonrs (call 01241 878 756)
Maeshowe Chambered Cairn (book on site or online)