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New life for Newhailes

At number 17 on our 100 Ways list is our plan to revitalise the estate at Newhailes in Musselburgh.

Staffa shines with new archaeological discoveries

Trust dig discovers the first evidence of Bronze Age activity on Staffa.

Trust takes its turn at ‘doing the stair’

We’ve just completed the repair and restoration of the close area of one of Glasgow’s oldest tenement buildings.

Being good neighbours at Buccleuch Street

At number 16 in our 100 Ways list is taking our turn at ‘doing the stair’ at Buccleuch Street

8 ideas for rainy days

Looking for adventure, despite the weather? Here are 8 ideas for rainy days.

History retweets itself

We chat to travel bloggers Samantha Grant of The Wee White Dug and Erin Doogan of Beauty Creep about their love of history, creating content and using their membership to explore more of Scotland.

Edinburgh, Lothians & Borders: 4-day itinerary

From Georgian grandeur in Edinburgh’s New Town to a living museum of Victorian printing in Innerleithen, there’s so much to discover in Edinburgh, the Lothians and the Borders.

Tea time at Branklyn Garden

After its introduction last year, the tearoom at Branklyn Garden continues to prosper and provides the perfect opportunity for visitors to enjoy the garden even more.

Cats Gu Leòr – Cats Galore on Canna

A children’s trail on Canna, featuring 12 painted cats, tells the story of the cats of Canna House.

The Highlands: 4-day itinerary

From one of Scotland’s most famous battlefields to its most iconic glen, there’s so much to discover in the Highlands.

Just my type

Team East celebrate the beauty of type at Robert Smail’s Printing Works and reflect on their experiences at Project Reveal.

Major improvements for visitors to Glencoe

The Trust has announced plans to transform the visitor centre at Glencoe, allowing visitors to learn about the world-famous site in a more immersive way.

Building a planning system that works for everyone

Number 15 in the Trust’s 100 Ways list is pushing for improvements to the planning system.

Hornel’s photographic eye and the influence of Japanese photography: part 3

The photographs Edward Atkinson Hornel saw in, and brought back from, Japan had a profound effect on his later paintings.

In search of the azure

Inverewe is home to an impressive 11 species of dragonfly and damselfly, and hosted a recent training event with the British Dragonfly Society.

Planning Bill changes are ‘point of no return’ for Scotland’s heritage

The Trust has called on the Scottish Government to save Scotland’s heritage by overhauling the planning system in forthcoming legislation.

Thig comhla rium gu Uibhist a Deas

Thoiribh sùil air na seallaidhean a thug buaidh mòr air Margaret Fay Shaw (1903-2004).

Meet me in South Uist

Explore views of the island which first made photographer and folklorist Margaret Fay Shaw (1903–2004) fall in love with the Hebrides.

Celebrating young people in the Highlands

We’re marking the Year of Young People across our Highland places.

Photography on the Edge: Part 3

Tourists to St Kilda frequently held patronising views about the islanders, much to the irritation of the St Kildans.

Inverness & Moray - summer events

We have events all across Inverness & Moray to keep the whole family entertained this summer.

Project Reveal – One year on and 12 months of progress

To celebrate the first anniversary of Project Reveal, we’ve chosen a selection of images which illustrate the diverse range of objects in the Trust’s collections.

Join us for our 2018 AGM

Our Annual General Meeting is on 1 September - all members welcome!

Abertarff House opens to the public on Monday 30 July 2018

Abertarff House, Inverness’s oldest secular house, will open to the public for a limited time this summer, thanks to conservation work carried out by the National Trust for Scotland.