All our staffed properties, sites and offices remain closed and staff are working from home. Find out how we are working on plans to gradually reopen the historic places we care for.
Admire views of the Forth from what’s possibly Scotland’s oldest standing castle.
Discover the origins of the most famous document in Scottish history. Scotland’s nobles swore independence from England in a letter sent from Arbroath Abbey in 1320.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.
Get a sense of the standing of the Lindsay family from the beauty of their lordly seat and its great garden.
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.
Explore the magnificent ruins of the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots and home to the Stewart kings of Scotland.
Enjoy a hi-tech visitor experience at one of the Industrial Revolution’s best-preserved relics.
Discover the last of the grand medieval castles, set high on a cliff edge and featuring a massive curtain wall.