Scotland has many attractions to appeal to all tastes: from castles and stately homes to galleries and museums; from parks and gardens to exhibitions and theme parks. Whether it’s for mum and dad or just for kids; whether you prefer to watch wildlife and nature at work, or marvel at Scotland’s dramatic history and fine culture; whether you want to be outdoors or indoors … Scotland has something everyone.
24th August 2014, Ayrshire:
Steam Open Day complete with steam locomotive providing short brake van trips over one quarter of a mile.
27th August 2014, Perthshire:
A ranger-led guided walk, experiencing the rich flora of the lower slopes on this famous botanical nature reserve and the varied wildlife flourishing in restored native plant communities.
6th, 13th, 20th & 27th Auguste 2104, East Lothian:
Hear bloodthirsty stories of castle life and siege warfare on a Man at Arms Guided Tour of Dirleton Castle.
28th August 2014, Aberdeen:
Satrosphere welcomes Dr Stuart Gray from the University of Aberdeen for our Meet the Expert talk “Muscling In”.
29th July - 30th August 2014, Moray:
Summer Holiday Special at Drummuir Walled Garden, every day until the end of August.
Saturdays, 26th July - 30th August 2014, East Lothian:
Man at Arms weapons talk at Dirleton Castle, from broadswords to cannons and their effects in castle warfare.
31st August 2014, East Kilbride:
Join us for a celebration of all things rural.
29th - 31st August 2014, Glasgow:
Now in its ninth year and inspired by the television series of the same name, Who Do You Think You Are? Live offers expert advice to both new and experienced family historians.
March - August, Dumfries:
This magnificent 1680’s castle is the majestic Dumfriesshire family home to the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch and Queensberry.
31st August 2014, Ayrshire: