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Delving into history at Culloden

Travel writer Robin McKelvie took his family to experience the Battle of Culloden

Water Damage at Hill House

The Hill House has long suffered from water ingress, and despite conservation work by The National Trust for Scotland, our partners, and previous owners, the house still shows signs of damage. Without our urgent intervention, we could lose the beautiful interiors forever.

A very special place

Join our Celtic Homelands cruise to create your own memories of St Kilda. Often referred to as ‘the islands on the edge of the world’, the remote archipelago creates a powerful desire among intrepid travellers to set foot on its windswept shores.

Beauty and the beast

It’s like a winter wonderland rather than a beast from the east.

Discovering Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

From the gory victory at Killiecrankie in 1689 to the bloody defeat at the Battle of Culloden in 1746, learn about the Jacobites and their ill-fated campaigns to restore the Stuart monarchy to the British throne.

The islands at the edge of the world

Get closer to St Kilda and discover fascinating seabird and island facts.

The Trust goes out of this world!

Nasa’s Mars Curiosity Rover recently visited St Kilda in the Torridon quadrangle.

Box the Hill House Appeal

We've launched our appeal to save Hill House

Northern exposure

Project Reveal’s North East properties in pictures.

Little gems

Good things come in small packages.

Travels with a Kilt – 'My favourite Trust places'

Travel blogger Neil Robertson tells us about his top 5 Trust places.

An extraordinary house

The Hill House in Helensburgh is Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s domestic masterpiece.

The work of Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh

The Hill House contains pieces by Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh. These beautiful examples of her work play an important part in complementing her husband's whole concept.

Explore the Hill House

The Hill House in Helensburgh is universally regarded as Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s finest domestic creation.

The ‘upstairs, downstairs’ life 

Discover the 'upstairs, downstairs' life at Pollok house.

Torridon's half a century of wonders

Discover the wonders and wild landscape of Torridon.

Edinburgh & The Lothians

Grand houses and gorgeous gardens.

Argyll & The Isles

You don't need to travel far into Argyll to discover scenes of breathtaking beauty.

Ayrshire & Arran

Inspiration through the centuries.

Aberdeen City & Shire

Follow the castle trail around Aberdeenshire.

Northern Islands

The wildlife on these islands is outstanding.

The Highlands

Towering mountains, deep lochs, rocky coastlines and ancient woodlands.

The Hebrides

Let Scotland’s magical Western Isles cast their spell over you.

Jacobite Stories: Culloden today

Today, the consequences of the ’45 are still hotly debated.