See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Discover centuries of settlement at this remarkable, uniquely Scottish broch.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.
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.
Wander along the massive walls of an artillery fort built to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch.
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.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Explore the magnificent ruins of the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the Stewart kings of Scotland.
Stand in the shadow of the best-preserved broch in Scotland, then climb to the top.