Delve into a site that saw a great deal of action during the Wars of Independence with England. Bothwell Castle, built on a grand scale in the late 1200s, was hotly fought over.
Take in the spectacular views from two of Scotland’s most impressive Iron Age hilltop enclosures.
Explore the remains of the towerhouse that was home to the Balfours of Burleigh for more than 250 years.
Uncover the ‘castle in the woods’: the place of last resort for the powerful Hamilton family, Scotland’s royal dynasty that never was.
Find a magnificent henge monument at the summit of a hill.
Explore one of the longest and most complex examples of a souterrain in Scotland.
Enjoy the hike to the peaceful surrounds of a relatively undisturbed Neolithic tomb.
Find out how this late Gothic church was built to become its owner’s final resting place.
Explore an impressive defensive site among the Pentland Hills just south of Edinburgh.
Find out about one of Scotland’s best-preserved hillforts, built in the first millennium BC and occupied for several centuries.
Climb the mound of a medieval motte-castle, strategically placed above a river crossing.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.