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.
Discover centuries of settlement at this remarkable, uniquely Scottish broch.
Seek out the unusual defences of the last great private stronghold built in Scotland, including its rare caponier or shooting gallery.
Visit a stronghold that stood at the heart of an ancient kingdom covering the area now known as Strathclyde.
See the mighty hilltop castle built by Robert II in the 1370s, soon after he came to the Scottish throne.
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.
Delve into more than 4,000 years of human settlement in the same location in Shetland.
Cross a narrow peninsula to a lonely castle incorporating a rare hall-house of the 1200s.
Stand in the shadow of the best-preserved broch in Scotland, then climb to the top.
Contrast the beauty of this rediscovered treasure with the notoriety of its most famous noble resident.
Survey a fortress famous for its long and close association with the Stewart kings of Scotland.