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We're changing

We have created a new public body, Historic Environment Scotland. While we work on shaping our future we can reassure you that all services and products will continue as normal. Please follow our progress and find out more about our new organisation.

  • Corporate Plan consultation launched

    Help shape our future and submit your views on our draft Corporate Plan.

    Submit your view

  • Welcome to Historic Environment Scotland

    On the 1st October Historic Environment Scotland took on its full powers as the new lead public body for Scotland’s historic environment.

    Read more

  • Browse our brand new online shop

    Explore our magnificent Christmas range that boasts everything from our exclusive homeware to bespoke teddy bears.

    Visit our online shop

  • Download the Historic Scotland app

    Our new improved app with itinerary builder helps you plan and share your historic visits

    Download the app now

  • Great days out across Scotland

    A magical line up of festivities awaits you, all set amongst the most breathtaking surroundings.

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  • The gift of Membership

    Give your loved ones a magical Christmas gift with Historic Scotland Membership. Plus, if you buy online they’ll get two months extra free - 14 MONTHS FOR THE PRICE OF 12.

    Buy Gift Membership


A year packed full of great days out.

From just £3.12 a month you can enjoy a wide range of benefits including free entry to properties and daytime events!

Become a member

Buy Membership as a gift

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 Christmas Fayre
Stirling Castle, 1 Dec
Enjoy an evening showcasing famous Scottish brands, local crafts and fine food & drink.

 Santa's Grotto
Duff House, 5 & 6 Dec
Santa returns to the magnificent setting of Duff House for another year of festive fun.

Events Calendar


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