Find out about the role this castle played in the Wars of Independence and its association with Mary Queen of Scots.
Explore Scotland's past through over a million historic photographs, drawings and more
Wander around the ruins of the abbey founded by David I at the foot of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile.
Roam a city park like no other, with its hills, crags and thousands of years of history.
Find evidence of early Christianity in Britain in these carved stones dating back 1,500 years.
Discover a pair of lonely standing stones marking a route over a desolate moor.
Admire the monumental effigies of James VI’s lord chancellor and wife in a great medieval church.
Explore the remains of a collegiate church probably built by one of Scotland’s finest masons.
Explore the magnificent ruins of the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the Stewart kings of Scotland.
Explore the shattered remains of a castle built by an English occupying force in the 1300s.
See in the remains of Sir Thomas MacLellan’s tower house how castle building had evolved by the late 1500s to favour comfort over cannons.
Mark your path with a medieval wayside cross, raised on an ancient Roman road in the 1400s.