Due to access restrictions in place as a precautionary measure while we undertake high level masonry inspections, there is currently no visitor access to some of our sites.

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Spend time exploring castles, abbeys, cathedrals and more across Scotland with a Historic Scotland Membership!

The majority of our ticketed and unstaffed sites remain open; boasting spacious grounds and wonderful views, they are the ideal place to get out, explore Scotland’s heritage and enjoy the great outdoors.

As a member you can enjoy many wonderful benefits, including free entry to daytime events at our sites, a free quarterly members magazine, a 20% discount in our Historic Scotland shops at our attractions and our online shop, and a 10% discount in our cafés.

We look forward to welcoming you to our sites - find out more and start planning your next visit.

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Discover more than 300 iconic sites including Edinburgh and Stirling Castle and help protect Scotland's heritage for future generations.


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Gift Membership

Give the past as a present with a membership purchased as a gift and loved ones can enjoy all the great benefits of membership. Ideal for all occasions.


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