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Puzzle at the mysterious symbols carved into bedrock by our prehistoric ancestors.
Stand among the ancient ceremonial stones at this windswept location.
Step inside one of Scotland’s noblest medieval churches to find out how it has developed over the centuries.
Get a rare insight on Pictish life on this exceptionally carved cross-slab.
Wander the ruins of Scotland’s most romantic cathedral, set at an ancient ecclesiastical centre.
Trace the messages carved into this cross-slab, probably intended to promote the Pictish church.
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.