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Bringing Scotland's history to you!

History Scotland is Scotland's premier history magazine, providing fascinating features on topics from all branches and periods of Scottish history and archaeology, written by leading historians, archaeologists and museum curators. Here's some of the things we do...









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Sit back and listen to Neil McLennan as he explores lesser-known visitor attractions in Scotland revealing the history, stories and people of each region









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