Take in the view from a Roman watch tower, part of a frontier running between the Ardoch and the Tay.
Admire Scotland’s most splendid and complete example of a 17th-century townhouse, near to Stirling Castle.
Roam an ancient burial place overlooking a bay on one of Scotland’s most beautiful islands.
Get a feel for the comfortable life of a wealthy landowner at this remarkably complete 1500s tower house.
Admire the stonework of a rare surviving cross from an early medieval kingdom.
Trace the defences of two Roman marching camps, probably dating to the early AD 200s.
Explore a 5,000-year-old burial monument on a remote Orcadian island.
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.
Admire a Scottish rarity in one of only two Irish-style round towers still standing in Scotland.
Discover the ‘strong point on the Tay', built to defend Scotland against a gathering English navy and captured several times.
Uncover the ‘castle in the woods’: the place of last resort for the powerful Hamilton family, Scotland’s royal dynasty that never was.