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.
Admire a Scottish rarity in one of only two Irish-style round towers still standing in Scotland.
Discover the ‘strong point on the Tay', built to defend Scotland against a gathering English navy and captured several times.
Uncover the ‘castle in the woods’: the place of last resort for the powerful Hamilton family, Scotland’s royal dynasty that never was.
Cross the moat to find yourself in a fairytale setting, complete twin-towered gatehouse and lofty battlements.
Discover the tomb of a mythical Scottish king at this pair of Neolithic burial monuments.
Roam among the megaliths at one of Scotland's most magnificent Neolithic monuments.
Enjoy the hike to the peaceful surrounds of a relatively undisturbed Neolithic tomb.
Experience the comfortable life of Scotland’s landed gentry in the 1500s at this fine tower house.
Find out how this late Gothic church was built to become its owner’s final resting place.
Walk in the footsteps of early Christian pilgrims at this chapel, named for the tutor of St Columba.
Admire one of Scotland’s quirkiest castles, barely altered and retaining many of its original 1500s features.