Scottish history

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

If you enjoy exploring Scotland’s history, archaeology and heritage then you’ll love History Scotland, a ...

03/01/2018

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The third in the History Scotland Lectures series, in association with the University of Dundee Centre for ...

12/02/2019

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The Friends of Glasgow Necropolis are fundraising to restore an intricately-decorated Victorian mausoleum designed ...

11/02/2019

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Conservation work has begun on the huge bronze statue of Sir William Wallace, which is due to be temporarily ...

08/02/2019

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The coming year looks set to be a great one for history publishing. Here, we present seven books we’re looking ...

14/01/2019

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Ten scholars will explore material at the University of Glasgow through new fellowships on topics including ...

10/01/2019

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Culloden Battlefield & Visitor Centre has been awarded the coveted Museum Accreditation status by Museums ...

07/01/2019

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Scotland, like many European nations, attempted on numerous occasions to establish an independent colony in the ...

07/01/2019

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A brooch gifted by Mary Queen of Scots to her close friend Mary Seton is now on display at the Palace of ...

31/12/2018

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A routine inspection at Dunkeld Cathedral in Perth & Kinross has uncovered previously unrecorded saint-like ...

31/12/2018

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An excavation in the Grassmarket, Edinburgh, has unearthed rare remains of a large carved stone similar to a ...

29/12/2018

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The Scottish Government has today (19 December) announced funding to enable National Museums Scotland to tour an ...

19/12/2018

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