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.
Take in the spectacular views from two of Scotland’s most impressive Iron Age hilltop enclosures.
Explore the remains of the towerhouse that was home to the Balfours of Burleigh for more than 250 years.
Uncover the ‘castle in the woods’: the place of last resort for the powerful Hamilton family, Scotland’s royal dynasty that never was.
Explore one of the longest and most complex examples of a souterrain in Scotland.
Enjoy the hike to the peaceful surrounds of a relatively undisturbed Neolithic tomb.
Find out how this late Gothic church was built to become its owner’s final resting place.
Climb the mound of a medieval motte-castle, strategically placed above a river crossing.
Seek out the unusual defences of the last great private stronghold built in Scotland, including its rare caponier or shooting gallery.
Get a sweeping view of the city from the only surviving medieval castle in Glasgow.
Climb the steep bank of a fine motte that was home to a feudal lord 900 years ago.
Get a sweeping view of the countryside from this tower house home of a 1500s lord.