Welcome to History Scotland, your number one online resource for Scottish history and archaeology, bringing you daily news and expert articles on Scottish heritage, history, archaeology and events.

In addition to our extensive website, we also publish the renowned magazine History Scotland.

Our huge library of articles and stories includes:

• Daily news updates
• 'On this day in history…' stories
• Expert articles - written by Scotland's top historians
• Your guide to Scottish Kings and Queens
…and so much more.

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2017 is the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology.

We're proud to have worked alongside Visit Scotland to produce a FREE 48-page guide to the special year. Download now!

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