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Discover what life was like in the Iron Age by meeting characters from the past and trying your hand at skills from the period. Discover some artefacts uncovered within Holyrood.
Come and see how the Scots fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself.
Step back into the sumptuous world of Stirling Castle's Royal Court as they enjoy Michaelmas, the traditional feast day that celebrates the collection of the harvest. Included in the admission price.
Prince Charles Edward Stuart has decided to visit Linlithgow Palace. Does the fountain really run with red wine.
Hear the story of the Gordon family and their turbulent relationship with the Scottish Crown.
Meet a member of Dr. Elsie Inglis’ Scottish Women’s Hospital and hear tales of this all-female medical unit.
Respected by most, distrusted by others, hear the story of the Jacobite General who almost led the army to victory.
Join Anna Canning from Floramedica for this fascinating guided walk to discover what natural foods and medicines people have used throughout history. Sure to be a delight for all the senses.
Come along and hear the story of the 45 rising and learn about the tragic defeat of the battle of Culloden
Join us for demonstrations of blacksmithing, casting and other metalcrafts.
A one-day seminar on how to care for metal elements in traditional buildings, including materials identification and condition assessment.
Hear the true stories of two veterans as they recount their very different tales of service