Explore mighty coastal defences built during the Napoleonic Wars but destined never to see action.
Explore Scotland's past through over a million historic photographs, drawings and more
Roam a city park like no other, with its hills, crags and thousands of years of history.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Explore the magnificent ruins of the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the Stewart kings of Scotland.
See in the remains of Sir Thomas MacLellan’s tower house how castle building had evolved by the late 1500s to favour comfort over cannons.
See this water-powered mill spring to life in the summer months when it’s put to work to show how oatmeal is made.
Enter one of Scotland’s finest medieval collegiate churches – landowner Lord Seton brought the priests together to pray for his family’s salvation.
Step back 5,000 years in time to explore the best-preserved Neolithic settlement in Western Europe.
Discover the last of the grand medieval castles, set high on a cliff edge and featuring a massive curtain wall.
Explore the high tower and remains of the medieval headquarters of Scotland’s Knights Hospitaller.
Dive into Leith’s famous maritime history at the former base of the Incorporation of Mariners and Shipmasters.