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Geilston Garden summer and autumn highlights

Discover the many highlights of the gorgeous Geilston Garden this summer and autumn.

Pawsitively pooch-friendly

At number 70 on our 100 Ways list, we provide fun for all the family, including our four-legged companions.

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.

Enchanting outdoor theatre across Scotland

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

A Grey Mare’s Tale

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

Partnering with Paxton House

At number 74 on our 100 Ways list, we've teamed up with Paxton House to offer National Trust for Scotland members free entry to this beautiful Palladian mansion.

Trolley-loads of adventure with Lidl

At number 63 on our 100 Ways list is joining forces with Lidl to get families exploring Scotland and enjoying its national and natural treasures.

7 spectacular cycle routes in Scotland

Looking for an unforgettable cycling adventure? Get on your bike and discover these amazing routes across Scotland!

Scottish Rhododendron Festival 2019

Come along to our gardens and enjoy spectacular rhododendron displays.

Free reopening weekend across Dumfries & Galloway

Enjoy a fabulous free weekend this month at Threave Garden & Estate, Broughton House & Garden and Thomas Carlyle’s Birthplace.

The Burns Supper

Everything you need to know about the Burns Supper.

Snowdrops at Branklyn

Discover the full range of snowdrops to see at Branklyn Garden this winter.

Hosting helpful holidays

At number 41 on our 100 Ways list is hosting helpful holidays – we’re giving thousands of holidaymakers the chance to have a conservation-filled break in some of Scotland’s most beautiful locations.

A warm Highland welcome awaits you this winter – and all year round!

Wonderful landscapes, wildlife, walks and cosy places to warm up in – many of the Trust’s places in the Highlands stay open all year round to make your visit even more memorable.

Open for winter

Winter need not be the stay-at-home season. Make the most of the shorter days with our helpful guide to what’s open this winter.

The sale of the season

Drum Castle hosts a live auction to celebrate the fabulously popular exhibition – Marian Clayden: Dressing Up Drum.

Christmas recipe – Clootie Dumpling

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without that delicious, traditional Scottish pudding, Clootie Dumpling. Here’s how to make your own, and delight family and friends!

Festive family fun this Christmas

From Christmas markets and Santa’s Grotto to magical storytelling and carol concerts, there’s something for everyone this festive season!

Famous film & TV locations

Explore the famous filming locations of international TV series and Hollywood feature films.

5 reasons to book a trip to Arran – now!

Travel writer Robin McKelvie describes his family’s latest trip to Arran, and their love of Brodick.

46 Munros to bag

Discover and conquer the Trust’s 46 Munros at 6 of our countryside places, and enjoy unforgettable experiences.

Wholly healthy happiness

At number 18 on the Trust’s 100 Ways list is providing wholly healthy happiness.

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.