History Scotland

History Scotland is the world’s premier Scottish history magazine, written by a team of historians, curators, archaeologists and authors and enjoyed by thousands of readers around the world.

Each issue of the bi-monthly magazine contains news, articles and opinion covering Scotland’s history from the Dark Ages through to the 20th century. Highlights include:

  • In-depth articles from the country’s top historians, archaeologists, authors and curators
  • Exclusive reports on the latest discoveries and research
  • Book reviews, curator reviews and interviews 
  • Your guides to visitor attractions and archives around the country

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History Scotland members receive:

  • Every issue of History Scotland magazine delivered to their home
  • Exclusive access to online history, archaeology and heritage articles, interviews and more
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