Historic Scotland: Ancient Scotland, often known as the “Kingdom of Light”
Enjoy our beautiful light show at Edinburgh Castle in historic Scotland to warm you up on those chilly evenings. It's called "A Kingdom of Color." The early bird pricing for tickets is now available. We are about to begin yet another exciting theme year, during which we will examine both well-known and lesser-known historical events and figures.
Historic Scotland: Communities
Find out more about the ways in which we are assisting and empowering local communities so that they can better promote their cultural heritage here.
Look at the heritage designations of Historic Scotland, as well as our scheduling and designation approval choices.
We are responsible for the preservation of more than 35,000 artifacts, many of which are regarded as having a significant impact on Scottish cultural history.
We are grateful for your support and hope that you would consider becoming a member so that you may contribute to the preservation of 5000 years of history for future generations. Pay attention to every piece of news.
An open call for feedback from the general public has been issued in regard to the proposed Responsible Tourism Framework by Historic Environment Scotland. Apprentice stonemasons chisel away at the path to net-zero energy use. Historic Environment Scotland (HES) is increasing the amount of vital traditional skills training that they provide in order to aid in the green rebound.
The following young Gaelic storytellers have been invited to recreate history in their own words: The historical context This year is the Year of Stories in Scotland. 2022 Records is looking for up-and-coming narrators in its younger demographic. An extensive search of historical records and information Listed buildings or structures Visit our Decisions Portal to view the accompanying visuals, videos, and audio.
Because we are performing high-level masonry inspections at some of our locations, we have temporarily restricted access to those areas so that visitors cannot enter. This move was taken as a preventative measure. Discover more about the efforts we make toward environmental preservation.
Historically significant membership in Scotland
Our number one priority is looking out for the health and happiness of all of those associated with our organization, including our members, our guests, and our staff. We want to guarantee that everyone has a pleasant and safe experience while they are here.
A good number of our unmanned locations are still accessible, and thanks to their expansive grounds and breathtaking vistas, they provide the ideal setting for getting some fresh air and connecting with the natural world. Learn more, and then get started on planning your next trip here. We are looking forward to seeing you again when you visit our sites.
Present for Members
You may show your loved ones how much you care by purchasing them a membership as a present and then letting them enjoy all of the fantastic benefits that come with membership. Absolutely ideal for any circumstance.
During the process of organizing your vacation in Scotland, you can use our no-cost app to perform an interactive exploration of the various sites. With the help of our free apps, you'll be able to plan your vacations in Scotland and explore the country's famous monuments in a new and engaging way.
Employing the utilization of a location
If you are seeking for a setting that will wow your guests, consider hosting an event there that will live long in people's memories at a historic location fit for kings and queens.
When it comes to filmmaking of any kind, our settings provide a stunning backdrop. Take advantage of our passes, excursions, and group discounts for attractions such as Stirling Castle and Edinburgh Castle, in addition to any exclusive trade discounts or free entry.
Cloister House, which has a clear view of the breathtaking Melrose Abbey and is the ideal destination for people who value history and the countryside and wish to relax, is the perfect place to stay for those seeking all three.
Wonderful Times Are Just Around the Corner!
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Tickets for members should be purchased in advance if at all possible. Because we are performing high-level masonry inspections at some of our locations, we have temporarily restricted access to those areas so that visitors cannot enter. This move was taken as a preventative measure. Discover more about the efforts we make toward environmental preservation. To guarantee entry into any of our ticketed venues that are currently open, we strongly suggest that you make reservations in advance.
Check out our website that answers frequently asked questions before you go. From this page regarding visiting, you can select the website that you wish to go to. The ability to book tickets will be available to members. Your membership number is not required for the booking process. Choose the tickets for the date range and time window that you require that are compatible with your membership status. Your reservation has to include information on any children younger than five who will be traveling with you. Tickets for non-members must be purchased in a separate transaction if they are to be reserved.
You will receive an email confirming your order; either print it out or download it to your phone and bring it with you to the store, along with any valid membership cards or email confirmations that you may have received. In the event that you have any inquiries regarding tickets or concerns that are related to ticketing, please send an email to ticketing. We are grateful for both your cooperation and your tolerance. George Fort.