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Hear the true stories of two veterans as they recount their very different tales of service
Come along and learn what role the castle played in the Jacobite war of 1745 and meet characters from the period.
Come along for the ride as Joe Waterfield uses HES archive photographs and drawings to recreate the incredible journey of Samuel Johnson and James Boswell.
John Sinclair House
Bring your Wee Builders along for our exciting under 5's sessions.
Visiting hours for young people with autism.
Receive expert recommendations and advice from HES Paper Conservators for managing your family archive.
This one-day conference aims to examine the collections care challenges faced by those working in historic buildings.
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner the castle.
Get dressed for battle and learn how to use the medieval longbow and crossbow from castle archer, Rusty Bodkins.
Hear from Historic Environment Scotland experts on traditional roofing materials, repairs, mortars and binders and the conservation of metals.
A ranger led walk focussing on the wildlife and history of Blackness.
Discover the traditional skills of joinery. Do you have what it takes to become a joiner?