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Admire Scotland’s most splendid and complete example of a 17th-century townhouse, near to Stirling Castle.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
Find a magnificent henge monument at the summit of a hill.
Get up close to the Lowland stronghold of a powerful Highland clan – a forbidding fortress perched above Dollar Glen.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.
Make the connections between this lordly residence and some of Scotland’s most exciting moments.
Find out how the fortunes of this fortress – residence damaged by Cromwell were revived by its new owners.
Step inside one of Scotland’s noblest medieval churches to find out how it has developed over the centuries.
Walk among kings in Dunfermline Abbey, a royal mausoleum, and see the palace where the last monarch born in Scotland was delivered.
Admire the mighty MacDougall stronghold built on a huge rock above the Firth of Lorn, in later years a royal castle.
Discover a world famous icon. This stronghold has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital city for centuries.
Explore Scotland's past through over a million historic photographs, drawings and more