Scottish history

Discover Scotland's past with our features, history travel and expert guides.

A new public garden is to be created, inspired by a 17th-century physic garden which once stood within the grounds ...

21/03/2017

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Christine Woodcock shares top tips for planning a genealogy research trip to Scotland, and making the most of your ...

16/03/2017

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Researchers at the University of Aberdeen have been awarded £10,000 for a dig to uncover evidence of a grammar ...

14/03/2017

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A rare antique map of the world which was destined for the skip has been painstakingly restored and will go on ...

13/03/2017

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In a new guest article to celebrate the Year of History, Heritage & Archaeology, Three Chimneys Restaurant owner ...

01/03/2017

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Dr John Callow, author of a new book on the exile of King James II, explores how the king created the Jacobite ...

27/02/2017

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National Museum of Scotland has announced details of a £480,000 project to explore artefacts acquired by British ...

24/02/2017

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A new campaign has launched this week, inviting the public to back an appeal for one of Scotland's finest Viking ...

23/02/2017

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Learn more about the work of Professor Kevin James, one of the members of the History Scotland magazine Editorial ...

23/02/2017

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A new history project to explore Perth's medieval past, by locating and re-creating the royal tombs of the ...

21/02/2017

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Forensic artist Hew Morrison has created a facial reconstruction of St Magnus of Orkney, using 1920s photographs ...

13/02/2017

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Christopher Reekie spoke to History Scotland about his quest to discover the remains of a 19th-century Edinburgh ...

08/02/2017

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