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Making Canna’s photo collections digital

At number 69 on our 100 Ways list is digitising the thousands of photographs stored in Canna House.

The mystery of the Madonna

At number 68 on our 100 Ways list, we’ve been carrying out more investigations into the attribution of the Haddo Madonna and are getting ready to share our latest findings.

Landscape focus for Glencoe exhibition

An exhibition of vibrant Highland landscapes by acclaimed Scottish colourist artist Hamish MacDonald opens at the revamped Glencoe Visitor Centre on Saturday 3 August.

Discovering the magnificent Culzean Castle

We invited four of Scotland’s most influential family bloggers to enjoy everything Culzean Castle has to offer. Have a read to find out what they loved most.

A wide range of ranger-led events

Today (Wednesday 31 July) is World Ranger Day! To celebrate, we’re highlighting our summer programme of ranger-led events across the Trust.

Insights on Arran

University of Edinburgh students get a taster of life in the conservation sector as they join a Thistle Camp.

Chance to discover Culzean Castle’s subterranean secrets

Our weekly guided tours of the caves are a must-see summer attraction and reveal Culzean’s colourful history.

Stories from Staffa

Our new Visitor Services Assistant shares stories from Staffa – an island of legends, giants, great sea caves and wonderful wildlife.

Six Scottish waterfall paradises

Check out these dramatic falls this summer, guaranteed to delight on even the dreichest of days.

Are you the key to unlocking our plant heritage stories?

We’re seeking our first Curator of Plant Collections to help make the most of our amazing plants and gardens.

Burns Monument reopens after restoration

At number 67 on our 100 Ways list we’ve completed a major programme of repair and restoration at Burns Monument in Alloway.

Enchanting outdoor theatre across Scotland

Outdoor theatre shows to suit every taste are taking place across the country. Don't miss out!

The invisible taverner: the hidden history of Issobel Johnstone – Gladstone’s Land

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

The lost Lorimer: rediscovering the extraordinary life of Hannah Lorimer – Kellie Castle

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

The missing miniature: finding Jean Dempster – Newhailes

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

Great news for osprey conservation

At number 66 on our 100 Ways list is playing our part in protecting ospreys.

Discover what Billy Boyd loves about Culzean Castle

Scottish-born star of Lord of the Rings, Billy Boyd, is the latest celebrity to offer their support to the National Trust for Scotland.

Call for Papers: Second Morton Photography Symposium at Glasgow Women’s Library

‘Ways of Seeing’: Women and Photography in Scotland

From the edge of the world: part 7

Our new blog from St Kilda reveals what it’s like to spend a season working here.

A Grey Mare’s Tale

Hard work? Fun? Volunteer Stuart tells us all about his experiences on his first Thistle Camp!

Behind the scenes with Team East

After more than 2 years, 11 properties and over 25,000 records, the end of Project Reveal for Team East is in sight!

Win a Scottish adventure

This unforgettable prize for two adults and up to two children will take you to some of our most treasured places.

Win a five-night Scottish adventure

This unforgettable prize for two adults and up to two children will take you to some of our most treasured places, including private tours and a thrilling Land Rover safari.

Morton Writing Competition – Part I: The Pend / Farpais Sgrìobhaidh Mhorton – Pàirt I: Am Bealach

Read the winning entries from the Morton Writing Competition. Leugh na pìosan a bhuannaich Farpais Sgrìobhaidh Mhorton.