The Grey Cairns of Camster are two of Scotland’s oldest stone monuments, originally built more than 5,000 years ago.
Explore the castle where Mary Queen of Scots and new husband Lord Darnley stayed during the Chaseabout Raid.
Visit the seat of one of medieval and Renaissance Scotland’s most powerful families, the earls of Huntly.
Visit the private chapel of a noble family, later converted into Scotland’s first public lending library.
Visit the medieval stronghold that dominated the southern end of the Great Glen.
Visit ‘the noblest of northern castles’ – even ruined, the stronghold of the mighty earls of Mar is a fine example of a 13th-century castle.
Explore a fine castle altered in 1787 to contain the first lighthouse built by the Northern Lighthouse Board.
Discover the only remaining fragment of the medieval parish church of Edzell in a sleepy rural graveyard.
Admire the atmospheric of this fine stone circle, in the rolling hills above Oldmeldrum.
Imagine being imprisoned in this island stronghold, as Mary Queen of Scots – formerly a guest here – once was.
Explore the site of an early timber castle that featured briefly in the Wars of Independence with England.
Admire a sacred place of enduring importance at this ancient site of worship where the annals of Iona were once kept.