Look for evidence of Roman carvings on this rocky outcrop on the Firth of Forth.
Discover a world famous icon. This stronghold has dominated the skyline of Scotland’s capital city for centuries.
Wander along the massive walls of an artillery fort built to protect the Sound of Bressay from the Dutch.
Visit the site of the shrine of St Kentigern, around which Scotland’s largest city sprang up.
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.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Explore one of Scotland’s most enigmatic sites, with remains of several phases of occupation.
Roam the remains of the peaceful home of Tironesian monks, who lived here for around 400 years.
Admire the monumental effigies of James VI’s lord chancellor and wife in a great medieval church.