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Explore mighty coastal defences built during the Napoleonic Wars but destined never to see action.
Set sail for a very special island in the Firth of Forth – home to Scotland’s best-preserved group of monastic buildings.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Admire the unusual mix of architecture in what is one of four great abbeys established in the Scottish Borders in the 1100s.
Explore a fine castle altered in 1787 to contain the first lighthouse built by the Northern Lighthouse Board.
See this water-powered mill spring to life in the summer months when it’s put to work to show how oatmeal is made.
Step back 5,000 years in time to explore the best-preserved Neolithic settlement in Western Europe.
Uncover both sides of a castle with a 450-year history – its role as a bishop’s palace, and as a fortress and state prison.
Explore the remains of Scotland’s largest and most magnificent medieval church, still a major landmark even as a ruin.
Explore one of Scotland’s greatest castles, home to generations of monarchs and a fortress since ancient times.
Gain a unique insight into island life inside this traditional thatched house – once home to a family and its animals.
Discover more than 1,000 years of stirring history in this grand castle on the shores of Loch Ness.