Discover a world famous icon. This stronghold has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital city for centuries.
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 out about the role this castle played in the Wars of Independence and its association with Mary Queen of Scots.
Explore Scotland's past through over a million historic photographs, drawings and more
Wander around the ruins of the abbey founded by David I at the foot of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile.
Roam a city park like no other, with its hills, crags and thousands of years of history.
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.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Admire nearly 40 carved stones and a fine free-standing cross within a simple, modest church.