Discover a world famous icon. This stronghold has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital city for centuries.
Wander along the massive walls of an artillery fort built to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch.
Find out about the role this castle played in the Wars of Independence and its association with Mary Queen of Scots.
Explore Scotland's past through over a million historic photographs, drawings and more
Wander around the ruins of the abbey founded by David I at the foot of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile.
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.
Admire the monumental effigies of James VI’s lord chancellor and wife in a great medieval church.
Explore the magnificent ruins of the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the Stewart kings of Scotland.
Stand in the shadow of the best-preserved broch in Scotland, then climb to the top.
Roam the grounds of Britain’s northernmost castle, a remarkably fine tower house of the late 1500s.
Traverse a narrow causeway to discover an extraordinary stone-built blockhouse.