Mapping History (c) National Library of Scotland and Archaeology Scotland

Mapping History

A Guide to Using Historical Maps Read more about Mapping History

Creating 3D Models: A Quick Guide

Learn how to make your own digital 3D models using photogrammetry using this quick guide. Read more about Creating 3D Models: A Quick Guide

Heritage Hero Awards

Archaeology Scotland’s free award scheme offer a framework, a focus and a reward for groups undertaking heritage focused projects. Read more about Heritage Hero Awards

Combine your Heritage Hero Award with one of Youth Scotland’s youth awards

Looking for added value for your group? Want to add formal recognition and accreditation to your Heritage Hero Award? Considering multiple award recognition? Read more about Combine your Heritage Hero Award with one of Youth Scotland’s youth awards

Nursery class at the museum ©Ruth Armstrong Photography

A school Visit to National Museum of Scotland

Book a free school visit to the National Museum of Scotland. Read more about A school Visit to National Museum of Scotland

Minorities on the Homefront: ‘Enemy Alien’ Internment in the British Empire 1914-1919

A global theme with a Scottish focus, in particular Stobs Camp near Hawick, Scottish Borders

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timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland

Timeline

Print off this handy Archaeology Scotland timeline from the Mesolithic c. 7000 BC to the modern day: Timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland    

Sir Edwin Landseer, The Monarch of the Glen, 1851. Purchased by the National Galleries of Scotland as a part gift from Diageo Scotland Ltd, with contributions from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Dunard Fund, the Art Fund, the William Jacob Bequest, the Tam O’ Shanter Trust, the Turtleton Trust, and the K. T. Wiedemann Foundation, Inc. and through public appeal 2017.

Scottish identity: who decides who we are? 

This resource provides a range of activities, questions and images to help groups of all ages explore Scottish identity

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Plan your visit along the Wall (c) Historic Environment Scotland

Want to visit the Antonine Wall?

Visiting Roman sites along the Antonine Wall

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