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.
Discover some of the highlights that make the ‘Lantern of the North’ a shining example of Scottish medieval architecture.
Visit the seat of one of medieval and Renaissance Scotland’s most powerful families, the earls of Huntly.
Uncover both sides of a castle with a 450-year history – its role as a bishop’s palace, and as a fortress and state prison.
Gain a unique insight into island life inside this traditional thatched house – once home to a family and its animals.
Discover more than 1,000 years of stirring history in this grand castle on the shores of Loch Ness.