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.
Admire the monumental effigies of James VI’s lord chancellor and wife in a great medieval church.
Explore the magnificent ruins of the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the Stewart kings of Scotland.
Imagine the noise an bustle of a medieval mercat place marked by this 1400s stone cross.
Admire a beautiful 1600s market cross – the only surviving monument of its type on its original site.
Enter one of Scotland’s finest medieval collegiate churches – landowner Lord Seton brought the priests together to pray for his family’s salvation.
Explore a truly rare survival in an original parish church from the 1100s.
Discover an unusual chapel and holy spring where medieval pilgrims sought cures for eye ailments.
Discover the last of the grand medieval castles, set high on a cliff edge and featuring a massive curtain wall.