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Whether you're planning a historical day out in Scotland or want to hear our latest news, this is the page to follow. (Sa Ghàidhlig: Alba Aosmhor)
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Historic Scotland is an executive agency of the Scottish Government charged with safeguarding the nation’s historic environment and promoting its understanding and enjoyment on behalf of Scottish Ministers.

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Here's our latest Gaelic lesson, hope you enjoy it!
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Next month, come to Stirling to have a preview of our conservation project, the Engine Shed: http://ow.ly/QNzh6
The Engine Shed - Doors Open Day. DATE: 12 September 2015. LOCATION: The Engine Shed, Forthside Square, Stirling, FK8 1QZ. ENTRY: Free Admission CONTACT: For further information and to book a place please email hs.cgoutreach@scotland.gsi.gov.uk or telephone 0131 668 8840. TYPE: Workshop ...
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The brooch of Scotland!! Nice!!
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Next weekend, explore 2,000 years of battles won and lost at Celebration of the Centuries #bestdaysever http://ow.ly/QqpTC
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great photo
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Did you know that Bruadar is the only whisky liqueur to use the sloe berry in its production? Sloe berries grow wild on blackthorn bushes and are more commonly used in the production of homemade infusions like sloe gin. The sloes are quite dry and bitter on their own but Morrison and MacKay whisky merchants discovered that the combination of the sloes with the sweetness of honey was simply perfect.
Read more in our blog: http://ow.ly/PSshN
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It's that time of the year again: Soon the castle esplanade will be filled with pipers, drummers, dancers. Read more about how you can indulge in a culinary Edinburgh Tattoo experience on our blog: http://ow.ly/PDd6u
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Brilliant, nothing better than the auld tattoo!
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There's only one word for this raspberry & #whisky cranachan recipe: YUMMY http://ow.ly/PkipD #HSEat
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+ArchieandAlfie Definitely
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Work on the Engine Shed is progressing nicely! Check out this video to find out more about the project and our conservation work: http://ow.ly/QZM6Z
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I don't really care for what you think either.
Starving kids (Kids are young goats by the way) Children, are a present thing, and not some planned future item.
This is the end of this conversation as far as I am concerned - go in peace and do some good in this world.
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Come along to Celebration of the Centuries at Fort George on the 8th & 9th August and watch over 250 performers bring centuries of Scottish history to life! 

Event info: http://bit.ly/1E7LPux   #bestdaysever   #scotland   #highlands  
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Pride and Prejudice is coming to Stirling Castle tomorrow! Book your tickets now to see this stunning open-air performance: http://ow.ly/QdJhA
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+Christina Liu At Stirling Castle, highly recommend a visit! www.stirlingcastle.gov.uk 
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Come to Holyrood Park in Edinburgh this Sunday to meet Mary Queen of Scots and enjoy archery, falconry and other Renaissance pastimes. And the best - it's free! http://ow.ly/PGh8p
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yey!!! come and enjoy how the elite spent their time while the rest warred and starved
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Step back in time and experience history from the Vikings to the Battle of Britain - 8th/9th August at Fort George http://ow.ly/PwyJX
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Let's get those party hats on, the Forth Bridge has just been named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO! It's been a long time coming, and we are overjoyed :)
Read more about this fascinating monument to British engineering: http://ow.ly/Pdy40

We've even been crazy enough to create a greeting card, should you want to send your congratulations to the bridge: http://ow.ly/d/3tpN
Opened in 1890, the Forth Bridge is a Scottish icon recognised the world over as the most famous rail bridge of cantilever designs.
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Its great for Scotland . 
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