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Change of plan for Inverewe projects

Garden on the Edge moves up the priority list in Wester Ross.

Scraps of the past – Violet Brodie’s photo albums: Part I

Follow in the footsteps of Violet Brodie by exploring her scrapbook photo albums.

7 Christmas gift hampers

Hampers are a unique way to wish a friend, family or a colleague a Merry Christmas! Please note that the last day to order for delivery to Europe is Thursday 12 December. The last day to order for UK delivery is Wednesday 18 December.

Protecting Culloden

Protecting Culloden needs two things: a plan and some consistency

The unicorn – Scotland’s national animal

In Scotland we’re known for our love of legends, from ghosts and witches to giant water monsters. But how did the magical unicorn become our national animal?

Introducing Violet Brodie: Part I – the Brodie Castle albums

Learn about the Morton team’s next project – a collection of photographic albums from Brodie Castle.

Introducing Violet Brodie: Part II – at home with the Brodies

Find out more about the fascinating albums compiled by Violet Brodie of Brodie Castle.

Introducing Violet Brodie: Part III – Violet’s last album

Read the final part in our series on the albums of Violet Brodie of Brodie Castle.

Experiencing Collections at Gladstone’s Land

Gladstone’s Land is always a feast for the senses but this winter it’s reaching new heights as home to one of our ‘Experiencing Collections’ sensory experiments.

Gifts for whisky and gin lovers

From soaps to tumblers, notebooks to hampers, our whisky- and gin-themed gifts make great choices when searching for something a little different for friends and family.

Fabulous festive and winter getaways

Spend quality time with loved ones over the winter season on a magical break with the National Trust for Scotland.

7 great gift ideas for a luxury Christmas

From jewellery to elegant cashmere stoles, our luxury Christmas gifts make thoughtful choices for friends and family.

10 stocking filler ideas

Fill your stocking with quality small gifts this year. We have a great gift selection for adults and children, so everyone will be happy on Christmas Day!

Eco-friendly and vegan gifts

Looking for a present for a vegan friend? Or interested in veganism and sustainability? Are you trying to reduce your plastic use? We have some great products in our range this year for a sustainable Christmas.

Trust offers free entry across Scotland

National Lottery-funded attractions say #ThanksToYou for 25 years of support with free entry.

Here’s looking at loo, kid

Today is World Toilet Day and we thought it was the perfect opportunity to look at some of the classic cludgies around our properties. Here’s our top five:

Lady Aberdeen, the trailblazer of Haddo House

Exploring the stories of women and girls preserved in our historical collections in the north of Scotland.

Winter wellbeing

Get ready for the cold winter nights by taking a look at the National Trust for Scotland’s Online Shop. We have some great products to treat yourself to this winter.

Top 8 Christmas gifts for children

As we’re sure you’ve been reminded by younger family members, it’s time to start thinking about Christmas presents! There’s no better place to begin than with the National Trust for Scotland’s Christmas All Wrapped Up collection.

Repairs begin at Burns Cottage

Vital conservation works at the Alloway cottage where Robert Burns was born are now underway.

Top 8 Scottish gifts

It’s time to start thinking about Christmas presents and there’s no better place to begin than with the National Trust for Scotland’s Christmas All Wrapped Up collection.

Support continues for Geilston Garden

Trustees have agreed to keep Geilston Garden in Cardross open for at least another year while its future is explored.

Willow recovery taking root at Mar Lodge Estate

The first seedlings of rare willows have been successfully grown as part of a conservation project at Mar Lodge Estate.

Top 8 Harry Potter Christmas gifts

Our Harry Potter range features unique products inspired by the books and films.