Explore one of Scotland’s most unusual historic sites: one of only two Irish-style round towers in Scotland.
Discover the origins of the most famous document in Scottish history. Scotland’s nobles swore independence from England in a letter sent from Arbroath Abbey in 1320.
Take in the view from a Roman watch tower, part of a frontier running between the Ardoch and the Tay.
Get a feel for the comfortable life of a wealthy landowner at this remarkably complete 1500s tower house.
See for yourself why this mighty fortress is known as ‘the ship that never sailed’ – with its pointed stem, square stern and tall mast.
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.
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 one of Scotland’s quirkiest castles, barely altered and retaining many of its original 1500s features.
Visit a popular Edinburgh landmark in this well-preserved dovecot dating to the 1500s.
Step inside Edinburgh’s ‘other castle’, once a rural retreat from Scotland’s capital.