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 Moidart History Group is a research group that exists to preserve and explore the history of the area, whose ...

20/05/2019

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Jim Fiddes explores the achievements of two Aberdeen granite carvers whose vision and talent unites them, despite ...

03/05/2019

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Tickets are now on sale for the biggest ever historical table top war game, Waterloo Uncovered, at the University ...

29/04/2019

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A 4,000-year-old canine skull has been CT-scanned to form the basis of a project to digitally recreate the face of ...

15/04/2019

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In the final instalment of Ann Galliard’s series on the career of Princess Louise, she looks at the models used ...

08/04/2019

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Kimberly Roblin of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma recounts the exciting tale of Francis ...

01/04/2019

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As North America looks ahead to Tartan Week in April, a tool created by a University of Aberdeen professor is ...

28/03/2019

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In part 4 of our history series based on new research on the life of Princess Louise, daughter of Queen Victoria ...

25/03/2019

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In this history series Ann Galliard uses a wide range of resources to explore the career of Princess Louise ...

18/03/2019

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In the latest instalment of her series, Ann Galliard explores the princess's forays in design and architecture, as ...

18/03/2019

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James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell was imprisoned at Dragsholm Castle from 1573 until his death on 14 April 1578. ...

18/03/2019

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