Seek out the unusual defences of the last great private stronghold built in Scotland, including its rare caponier or shooting gallery.
Contrast the peacefulness of the abbey with the conflict that the monks’ loyalty to Robert the Bruce attracted.
Step into the evocative gloom of a Neolithic tomb where bones of men, dogs and oxen were found buried.
Marvel at the near-complete castle of ‘Scotland’s uncrowned king’, set in lovely Stirlingshire countryside.
Visit a stronghold that stood at the heart of an ancient kingdom covering the area now known as Strathclyde.
Discover the ruins of a uniquely Scottish site atop a mound of rock.
Step inside one of Scotland’s noblest medieval churches to find out how it has developed over the centuries.
See the mighty hilltop castle built by Robert II in the 1370s, soon after he came to the Scottish throne.
Wander the ruins of Scotland’s most romantic cathedral, set at an ancient ecclesiastical centre.
Admire the mighty MacDougall stronghold built on a huge rock above the Firth of Lorn, in later years a royal castle.
Crawl into a prehistoric tomb hollowed out from a massive block of sandstone.
Get a sense of the standing of the Lindsay family from the beauty of their lordly seat and its great garden.