Find out about one of Scotland’s best-preserved hillforts, built in the first millennium BC and occupied for several centuries.
Visit a popular Edinburgh landmark in this well-preserved dovecot dating to the 1500s.
Climb the mound of a medieval motte-castle, strategically placed above a river crossing.
Get a sweeping view of the city from the only surviving medieval castle in Glasgow.
Admire the beautiful surrounds of this ruined 1200s Cistercian monastery.
Admire this rare free-standing Pictish cross, still in its original location.
Examine the outlines of two halls built on the same spot 4,000 years apart at this complex site.
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 the site of the shrine of St Kentigern, around which Scotland’s largest city sprang up.
Find out about the role this castle played in the Wars of Independence and its association with Mary Queen of Scots.
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