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Film locations throughout Scotland
Examples of productions that have featured our sites
|Historic Scotland site||Production||About the production|
|Blackness Castle||Doomsday||Futuristic thriller with Bob Hoskins|
|Edinburgh Castle||Rebus||ITV Drama|
|Inchmahome Priory||The Flying Scotsman||With Jonny Lee Miller|
|Edinburgh Castle||NEXTmas commercial||Christmas commercial by Next Retailers|
|Holyrood Park||Greyfriars Bobby||With Christopher Lee, Gina McKee, Greg Wise|
|Edinburgh Castle||Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince||J K Rowling book launch and international media event|
|Edinburgh and Stirling castles||Restoration 2||BBC History programme|
|Doune, Blackness and Craigmillar Castles||Ivanhoe||With Christopher Lee|
|Crichton Castle||Rob Roy||With Liam Neeson and Jessica Lange|
|Blackness Castle||Hamlet||With Mel Gibson|
|Doune Castle||Monty Python and the Holy Grail||With the Python team|
|Glasgow Cathedral||Taggart||SMG crime drama|
Promoting Scotland's rich heritageHistoric Scotland is committed to working with production partners to ensure that Scotland is perceived as a desirable destination for locations and film production.
Historic Scotland cares for over 300 sites that offer ideal locations for filming, photographing and broadcasting.
Once you submit your filming or photography requirements to us, we will contact you to discuss whether we will be able to accommodate your request, clearing arrangements and applicable fees.