Scottish history

Discover Scotland's past with our features, history travel and expert guides.

The remarkable achievements of a man born into slavery who became the first African American to receive medical ...

27/04/2017

Read More

Discover the final resting places of five remarkable Scots, with Peter Matthews, author of Who's Buried Where in ...

26/04/2017

Read More

A new £18.8 million sound preservation and access project has received a £9.5 million National Lottery grant to ...

20/04/2017

Read More

Edinburgh Alphabet spans 60,000 years of history, through 300 items from the collections of Edinburgh's museum and ...

05/04/2017

Read More

A project to raise £10,000 for the conservation of the Bronze Age Coll Hoard has been launched by Kilmartin Museum. ...

04/04/2017

Read More

A disused pier waiting room on Canna Pier has been transformed into a multimedia installation for visitors to the ...

03/04/2017

Read More

Scotland's six World Heritage sites are to co-ordinate special event for the first time on World Heritage Dav - 18 ...

03/04/2017

Read More

A new exhibition at National Library of Scotland explores the history of Blackwood's Magazine, a literary magazine ...

03/04/2017

Read More

Two remarkable collections of important Scottish historic artefacts fetched a total of £3.8 million at a Sotheby's ...

31/03/2017

Read More

Scribes and Royal Authority: Scotland's charters 1100-1250 is a free exhibition which will visit National Records ...

27/03/2017

Read More

A new public garden is to be created, inspired by a 17th-century physic garden which once stood within the grounds ...

21/03/2017

Read More

Christine Woodcock shares top tips for planning a genealogy research trip to Scotland, and making the most of your ...

16/03/2017

Read More

Page 1 of 71