Scottish Kings and Queens

Discover Scotland's fascinating monarchs with our features on Scottish kings and queens including Robert the Bruce, Mary Queen of Scots and King James VI.

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On 5 December 1560, Francis II of France, the first husband of Mary Queen of Scots, died following an ear ...

05/12/2018

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Charles II: Art & Power is a new exhibition that opens at Palace of Holyroodhouse on 23 November 2018, showcasing ...

22/11/2018

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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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Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia, was crowned on 7 November 1619.

07/11/2018

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Students and scholars from around the world can explore an 'unparalleled collection' of original documents that ...

05/11/2018

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Queen consort Margaret Tudor died on 18 October 1541.

18/10/2018

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King James II of Scotland was born on 16 October 1430. ...

16/10/2018

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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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King Alexander III married Yolande of Dreux on 14 October 1285. ...

14/10/2018

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King James VII of Scotland died on 16 September 1701. ...

16/09/2018

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King James IV of Scotland was killed at the Battle of Flodden Field on 9 September 1513.

09/09/2018

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King Alexander II of Scotland was born on 24 August 1198.

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