EVENTS

Each year, Historic Scotland stages more than 400 legendary events and days out that bring Scotland's history to life.

Some example events are listed below, but be sure to search the Events Programme for a full list, pick up a copy of the events guide at any of our attractions or download a pdf version Events Guide [pdf 0.5mb] .

Historic Scotland daytime events are free to members unless otherwise stated. Some other events have discounted prices for members.

EXAMPLE OF EVENTS

  • Spectacular Jousting

    Experience an afternoon of thrills and spills as Linlithgow Palace and Peel hosts its annual jousting tournament.  Enjoy a full programme of activities with shows and presentations throughout the afternoon.

    • Dates: Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July 2015
    • Time: 12.30-4.30pm
    • Venue: Linlithgow Palace and Peel
    • Cost to Members: Free (no need to book - show your membership card on the day)
  • Celebration of the Centuries

    Immerse yourself in over two thousand years of Scottish history. With lively presentations, bustling encampments and a vibrant 1940s zone, there's plenty to keep everyone entertained.

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    • Dates: Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th August 2015
    • Time: 11am to 5pm
    • Venue: Fort George
    • Cost to Members: Free (no need to book - show your membership card on the day)