Take in the view from a 2,000-year-old cliff-side fort, home to a tribe known to the Romans as the Novantae.
Marvel at the only episcopal palace ever built in Norse Scotland and its stunning Renaissance neighbour.
Explore a 5,000-year-old burial monument on a remote Orcadian island.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Get up close to an Iron Age complex said to be one of Scotland’s finest examples of a later prehistoric settlement.
Reach this very special tidal island by causeway to explore Pictish, Norse and medieval remains.
Cross the moat to find yourself in a fairytale setting, complete twin-towered gatehouse and lofty battlements.
Discover the tomb of a mythical Scottish king at this pair of Neolithic burial monuments.
Find a magnificent henge monument at the summit of a hill.
Learn about the lawlessness of the McCullochs, for whom this elegant six-storey tower house was built.
Experience the comfortable life of Scotland’s landed gentry in the 1500s at this fine tower house.
Explore an impressive defensive site among the Pentland Hills just south of Edinburgh.