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Join Historic Environment Scotland for a slating demonstration at Mount Stuart, Bute, where new Scottish slate has been extracted from a historic quarry.
Mount Stuart Estate
Discover the traditional skills needed to work with stone on the first day of our new Master Builders programme. Do you have what it takes to be a stonemason?
Experience brilliant, original material from the HES Archives first-hand.
John Sinclair House
Discover the traditional skill of earth building. Do you have what it takes to become an earth builder?
Learn about using HES's online resources to engage with your Scottish history and heritage.
Want to know how our paper conservators care for the HES archives? Join them for a behind the scenes look.
Discover the building material brick and the traditional skill of making fired earth building materials. Do you have what it takes to become a brickmaker?
Discover the traditional material of metal and the skills needed to work with it. Do you have what it takes to be a metal worker?
HES Archives is showcasing original content alongside Search Room displays.
Discover the traditional material of lime and the skills needed to build with it. Do you have what it takes to be a lime worker?
Receive expert recommendations and advice from HES Paper Conservators for managing your family archive.
Experience the works of 20th century blacksmith, Thomas Hadden.