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Delve into a site that saw a great deal of action during the Wars of Independence with England. Bothwell Castle, built on a grand scale in the late 1200s, was hotly fought over.
Get up close to an Iron Age complex said to be one of Scotland’s finest examples of a later prehistoric settlement.
Contrast the peacefulness of the abbey with the conflict that the monks’ loyalty to Robert the Bruce attracted.
See the mighty hilltop castle built by Robert II in the 1370s, soon after he came to the Scottish throne.
Imagine being imprisoned in this island stronghold, as Mary Queen of Scots – formerly a guest here – once was.
Contrast the beauty of this rediscovered treasure with the notoriety of its most famous noble resident.
Walk among the enormous stones at one of the most spectacular prehistoric monuments in the British Isles.
Step back 5,000 years in time to explore the best-preserved Neolithic settlement in Western Europe.
Enjoy a hi-tech visitor experience at one of the Industrial Revolution’s best-preserved relics.
Step back in time and roam among the remains of what may be Britain’s earliest henge monument.