Marvel at the only episcopal palace ever built in Norse Scotland and its stunning Renaissance neighbour.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Get up close to an Iron Age complex said to be one of Scotland’s finest examples of a later prehistoric settlement.
Reach this very special tidal island by causeway to explore Pictish, Norse and medieval remains.
Find a magnificent henge monument at the summit of a hill.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.
Make the connections between this lordly residence and some of Scotland’s most exciting moments.
Find out how the fortunes of this fortress – residence damaged by Cromwell were revived by its new owners.
Discover a world famous icon. This stronghold has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital city for centuries.
Explore mighty coastal defences built during the Napoleonic Wars but destined never to see action.
Wander around the ruins of the abbey founded by David I at the foot of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.