Face a mighty, curtain-walled fortress, built in the 1200s as the seat of the powerful earls of Buchan.
Discover some of the highlights that make the ‘Lantern of the North’ a shining example of Scottish medieval architecture.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Visit ‘the noblest of northern castles’ – even ruined, the stronghold of the mighty earls of Mar is a fine example of a 13th-century castle.
Enter Scotland’s largest surviving medieval bishop’s house – residence of the bishops of Moray for 500 years.