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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Mary Queen of Scots was born at Linlithgow Palace on 8 December 1542.

08/12/2017

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

05/12/2017

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Learn about the tomb of Mary Queen of Scots in Westminster Abbey, the final resting place of the Stewart Queen who ...

27/11/2017

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Mary Queen of Scots spent a total of nineteen years as a prisoner on the orders of Elizabeth I of England. Find ...

16/11/2017

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

07/11/2017

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Scone Palace in Perthshire, the crowning place of Scotland's monarchs, will feature in the TV show Mary Berry's ...

06/11/2017

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Discover connections between Scottish king Robert the Bruce and the town of Dumfries in the Dumfries & Galloway ...

12/10/2017

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Scotland’s Own Coinage is the first major exhibition at The Hunterian on the subject of Scottish coins. The ...

10/10/2017

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Discover the story of Robert the Bruce's hard-fought victory at the Battle of Bannockburn in this History Scotland ...

28/09/2017

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Follow in the footsteps of Robert the Bruce, king of Scotland, with this travel trail of Dumfries & Galloway, ...

25/09/2017

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The new Netflix production Outlaw King, which looks at a key year in the life of Robert the Bruce, has begun ...

20/09/2017

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Henry Stuart, styled as Lord Darnley until 1565, was the son of Matthew Stuart, 4th Earl of Lennox, and his wife, ...

04/09/2017

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