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Wander around this medieval ruin nestled in secluded woodland by the River Tweed to grasp the appeal of monastic life.
Step inside one of Scotland’s noblest medieval churches to find out how it has developed over the centuries.
Admire the mighty MacDougall stronghold built on a huge rock above the Firth of Lorn, in later years a royal castle.
Visit a rare example of a Lowland broch – a kind of fortification usually found only in northern Scotland.
Visit a true Romanesque relic: an 1100s entrance arch, reused in a later burial vault.
Escape the modern world for the solitude of the Island of the Saints, home to several early Christian ruins.
Follow the trail of early Christians from a cave to a chapel and cross on the ‘big isle’ in Loch Sween.
Wander along the massive walls of an artillery fort built to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch.
Find a rare example of a tithe barn, constructed to store agricultural tithes given to the Church.
View a handsome tower house standing tall on what may be the mound of an earlier castle.
Admire a fascinating collection of monumental sculpture in the ruins of a picturesque church of the 1200s.
Step off the foot ferry into one of Scotland's most sacred sites, founded by St Columba in AD 563.