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Historic Environment Scotland is the lead public body for the historic environment. Sa Gàidhlig: Àrainneachd Eachdraidheil Alba.
Historic Environment Scotland is the lead public body for the historic environment. Sa Gàidhlig: Àrainneachd Eachdraidheil Alba.

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This week marks 457 years since Mary Queen of Scots returned to Scotland from France. As part of Heritage Awareness Day 2018 we'll be celebrating Scottish connections with Europe. Community groups, schools and individuals are encouraged to share stories, photographs and videos, or even carry out their own research to uncover historic links with the continent. Read more at http://ow.ly/F1mN30lm9a5
Heritage Awareness Day
Heritage Awareness Day
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Didn't know Basil Spence designed Glasgow Airport? Surely you can't be serious?! Find out where to spot his distinctive architectural styles in our latest blog post... http://ow.ly/yhCh30lp0uI
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Looking to get a foot in the door at a heritage organisation? Keen to find opportunities working with World Heritage? Chloe Porter shares her tips for making a great start in the sector.
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Fort George is set to host a jam-packed weekend of Jacobite action this August!

Uncover 5 ways to indulge your Outlander obsession at ‘Kings and Clansmen’ next weekend.

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Today is #WorldRangerDay and we celebrated by shining a spotlight on our ranger events.

Find out how you can take part in events with our Ranger team and explore the history, wildlife, folklore of some of Scotland's most special places http://ow.ly/epgs30lcdEi
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Flatfish, haddock and cod - oh my! Did you know it's National Fishing Month? We asked archaeologists from Orkney to explain the historic importance of marine life to communities around the North Sea. Find out the story of Stackelbrae over on our blog. http://ow.ly/ZjDt30l9lSa
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What was jousting? Who held tournaments? And why? Find out the answers to all your jousting questions with our new blog post! http://ow.ly/X5sD30l5Mb7
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U-Boats, POWs and a mansion in Aberdeenshire - uncover the surprising wartime history of Duff House in this fascinating blog post. http://ow.ly/7leW30l1kGL
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Did you know we look after some of Scotland’s most interesting Historic Collections? These include thousands of archives, images and objects! To make them more accessible, we've been busy creating 3D models of them and are now publishing them online for all to explore. From a Roman brooch to a statue of Psyche, start exploring over on our blog... http://ow.ly/kPD830kTRAx
Scotland's Historic Collections In 3D
Scotland's Historic Collections In 3D
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Ever walked past this wee building in #HolyroodPark and wondered "What goes on in there?".
This humble B-listed building has just had a makeover. Have a look at what’s inside… http://ow.ly/B9SI30kNtQh
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