In recognition of the essential restrictions and measures imposed by the Scottish and UK Governments, we have closed all sites, depots and offices with immediate effect. Read more
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.
Visit a fine example of an Iron Age broch, with the rare survival of an associated village and earthworks.
Explore an impressive defensive site among the Pentland Hills just south of Edinburgh.
Find out about one of Scotland’s best-preserved hillforts, built in the first millennium BC and occupied for several centuries.
Discover one of Scotland’s most evocative prehistoric sites in this ancient cemetery.
Unravel the two very different tales of this medieval tower house, a noble residence turned army base.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.
Seek out the unusual defences of the last great private stronghold built in Scotland, including its rare caponier or shooting gallery.
Make the connections between this lordly residence and some of Scotland’s most exciting moments.
Examine the outlines of two halls built on the same spot 4,000 years apart at this complex site.
Visit the medieval stronghold of the Moray family, one of Scotland’s finest motte and bailey castles.