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.
Enter what was one of the first small-town gasworks to open in Scotland – and among the last to close.
Trace the defences of two Roman marching camps, probably dating to the early AD 200s.
Britain’s most complete charcoal-fuelled ironworks nestles in an idyllic setting at the head of Loch Etive, amidst Argyll woodland.
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.
Visit the resting place of King James III and his wife Queen Margaret, in the shadow of mighty Stirling Castle.
Learn about the lawlessness of the McCullochs, for whom this elegant six-storey tower house was built.
Enjoy the hike to the peaceful surrounds of a relatively undisturbed Neolithic tomb.