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Admire what’s thought to be the oldest castle on the Scottish mainland, built in the 1100s and occupied for 500 years.
Explore an impressive defensive site among the Pentland Hills just south of Edinburgh.
Find out about one of Scotland’s best-preserved hillforts, built in the first millennium BC and occupied for several centuries.
Admire this imposing 1300s tower house, and find out about its royal connections.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.
Examine the outlines of two halls built on the same spot 4,000 years apart at this complex site.
Marvel at the near-complete castle of ‘Scotland’s uncrowned king’, set in lovely Stirlingshire countryside.
Discover the ruins of a uniquely Scottish site atop a mound of rock.
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.
Escape the modern world for the solitude of the Island of the Saints, home to several early Christian ruins.