Tag / year of history heritage and archaeology
Press Releases • Aug 07, 2017 12:06 BST
A unique event linking more than 25 historic sites across the Scottish Borders will open this year’s Scottish Borders Heritage Festival.
Press Releases • Aug 01, 2017 13:22 BST
Winners chosen by popular vote include Viking-era monuments, a “castle on the hill” and a medieval burial ground.
Press Releases • Jul 26, 2017 10:44 BST
Vibrant Glasgow got a taste of Scotland’s Norse history this week as a squad of Shetland Vikings descended on the city for an exciting and rambunctious visit. The ancient Scottish islanders were in Scotland’s largest city for some pampering and relaxation ahead of the Follow the Vikings events this September (2-3, and 9).
Press Releases • Jun 20, 2017 11:57 BST
Blog posts • May 19, 2017 16:18 BST
VisitScotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead talks about the importance of keeping abreast of international trends and how Scotland can learn from other destinations.
Press Releases • Apr 18, 2017 12:24 BST
Scotland’s six most iconic sites celebrated as part of the 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology
Press Releases • Apr 12, 2017 12:08 BST
A new full-colour, illustrative map has been produced by the Big Houses in the Scottish Borders group to highlight their stunning properties to increase visitor numbers and promote what the region has to offer.
Press Releases • Apr 07, 2017 11:22 BST
A week-long programme of events has been launched to celebrate Midlothian’s rich heritage, cultural traditions and historic properties.