Wander around this medieval ruin nestled in secluded woodland by the River Tweed to grasp the appeal of monastic life.
Admire the handsome sandstone and fine carved stonework of this 1400s church.
Look for evidence of Roman carvings on this rocky outcrop on the Firth of Forth.
Visit a rare example of a Lowland broch – a kind of fortification usually found only in northern Scotland.
Discover a world famous icon. This stronghold has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital city for centuries.
Visit a true Romanesque relic: an 1100s entrance arch, reused in a later burial vault.
Wander along the massive walls of an artillery fort built to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch.
Find a rare example of a tithe barn, constructed to store agricultural tithes given to the Church.
View a handsome tower house standing tall on what may be the mound of an earlier castle.
Find out about the role this castle played in the Wars of Independence and its association with Mary Queen of Scots.
Discover a history filled with intrigue, murder, torture and treason at this awesome, eerie ruin.
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