Mary Queen of Scots

Discover the life of Mary Queen of Scots (1542-1587) through a series of expert articles covering Mary's reign, personal possessions, the places where she lived and her imprisonment in England.

Who was Mary Queen of Scots? Why was she executed? Discover everything you need know about the life of Mary Queen ...

11/10/2018

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History Scotland’s 48-page limited edition Mary Queen of Scots magazine explores various aspects of Mary’s life ...

03/10/2018

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Josie Rourke, director of Mary Queen of Scots, talks to History Scotland about the challenges of portraying ...

07/12/2018

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History Scotland talks to historian Dr John Guy, whose books inspired the movie Mary Queen of Scots, about the ...

07/12/2018

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History Scotland talks to actress Eileen O'Higgins about her role alongside Saoirse Ronan in the movie Mary Queen ...

07/12/2018

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In our new guest blog, Jenn Scott explores the Stewart queen’s experiences of life in Scotland's capital. ...

28/11/2018

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The cast and crew of the upcoming movie Mary Queen of Scots gathered in LA for the movie’s world premiere at the ...

21/11/2018

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In our latest guest blog to mark the release of the movie Mary Queen of Scots, Moniek Bloks, editor of History of ...

19/11/2018

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In our latest guest blog, to mark the release of the film Mary Queen of Scots, Anne Daly of Mary's Meanders takes ...

15/11/2018

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Experience Craigmillar Castle in a different light with a new after-dark event ‘Spotlight on Mary Queen of Scots'. ...

18/10/2018

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In the first of our guest blog series to mark the release of the Mary Queen of Scots movie, travel blogger Neil ...

15/10/2018

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Did you know there is a statue of Mary Queen of Scots on London’s Fleet Street? Discover why the Stewart queen is ...

05/10/2018

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