Admire the stonework of a rare surviving cross from an early medieval kingdom.
Take in the view from a 2,000-year-old cliff-side fort, home to a tribe known to the Romans as the Novantae.
Trace the defences of two Roman marching camps, probably dating to the early AD 200s.
Explore a 5,000-year-old burial monument on a remote Orcadian island.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Delve into a site that saw a great deal of action during the Wars of Independence with England. Bothwell Castle, built on a grand scale in the late 1200s, was hotly fought over.
Uncover the ‘castle in the woods’: the place of last resort for the powerful Hamilton family, Scotland’s royal dynasty that never was.
Cross the moat to find yourself in a fairytale setting, complete twin-towered gatehouse and lofty battlements.
Discover the tomb of a mythical Scottish king at this pair of Neolithic burial monuments.
Enjoy the hike to the peaceful surrounds of a relatively undisturbed Neolithic tomb.
Admire the view down Kilmartin Glen from one of Argyll’s finest Renaissance residences.
Experience the comfortable life of Scotland’s landed gentry in the 1500s at this fine tower house.