timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland


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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Antonine Wall App 008-000-038-282-R (c) Historic Environment Scotland

Antonine Wall App

Add to your visit and help interpret the many sites along the Antonine Wall Read more about Antonine Wall App

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Go Roman Game

virtual reality game based on a digital reconstruction of Bar Hill Fort on the Antonine Wall
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Bfa_Singer_Clydebank used with permission

Britain from Above

aerial photographic archive Read more about Britain from Above

Canmore_Lochindorb used with permission


Canmore contains more than 320,000 records and 1.3 million catalogue entries for archaeological sites, buildings, industry and maritime heritage across Scotland. Compiled and managed by Historic Environment Scotland, Canmore contains information and collections from all its survey and recording work, as well as from a wide range of other organisations, communities and individuals who are helping to enhance […]

SCRAN 000-000-110-140-R. Used with permission (licence)


SCRAN “hosts over 490,000 amazing, fully-captioned images, sounds and videos from over 300 museums, galleries, and archives including the V&A, National Galleries of Scotland, Glasgow Museums and The Scotsman. Search the whole resource base for free using the search box at top right: subscribers can log-in and get full free access to all our materials […]

artefacts from Storytelling Kit (c) Archaeology Scotland

Storytelling Kit

Get hands on with history!

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