See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
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.
Roam among the megaliths at one of Scotland's most magnificent Neolithic monuments.
Explore an impressive defensive site among the Pentland Hills just south of Edinburgh.
Find out how the fortunes of this fortress – residence damaged by Cromwell were revived by its new owners.
Discover the ruins of a uniquely Scottish site atop a mound of rock.
See the mighty hilltop castle built by Robert II in the 1370s, soon after he came to the Scottish throne.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Discover the last of the grand medieval castles, set high on a cliff edge and featuring a massive curtain wall.
Gain a unique insight into island life inside this traditional thatched house – once home to a family and its animals.