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Historic Scotland was an executive agency of the Scottish Government from 1991 to 2015, responsible for safeguarding Scotland's built heritage, and promoting its understanding and enjoyment. Under the terms of a Bill of the Scottish Parliament published on 3 March 2014, Historic Scotland was dissolved and its functions were transferred to Historic Environment Scotland on 1 October 2015. HES also took over the functions of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland.

Historic Scotland
Alba Aosmhor
Its current logo
Successor Historic Environment Scotland
Formation 1991
Dissolved 2015
Legal status Executive Agency of the Scottish Government
Headquarters Longmore House, Edinburgh
Region served
Scotland
Historic Scotland was based at Longmore House, Edinburgh

Historic Scotland (Scottish Gaelic: Alba Aosmhor) was an executive agency of the Scottish Government from 1991 to 2015, responsible for safeguarding Scotland's built heritage, and promoting its understanding and enjoyment. Under the terms of a Bill of the Scottish Parliament published on 3 March 2014, Historic Scotland was dissolved and its functions were transferred to Historic Environment Scotland (HES) on 1 October 2015. HES also took over the functions of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland.

Historic Scotland | Stirling Castle: A Glimpse of Magnificence

Experience the grandeur of the newly refurbished Renaissance royal palace at Stirling Castle. This short film offers a tantalizing glimpse of the sumptuous ...

Scotland: 10 Interesting Facts about Country’s History and Customs

The country of historical mysteries, castles and breathing nature - Scotland, probably, fits this description the best. Here one may visit unique cities, enjoy the ...

⚡️HISTORIC CASTLES⚡️Hector the Hero ⚡️ Flower of Scotland⚡️

A Tour of perhaps some of the less well know Historic Castle Ruins from around the North East of Scotland. Accompanied by the music Flower of Scotland and ...

The True Story of Scotland : Documentary on the Prehistory of Scotland (Full Documentary)

The True Story of Scotland : Documentary on the Prehistory of Scotland (Full Documentary). ...

Historic Environment Scotland | Scottish Ten: St Kilda

The Scottish Ten Project is an ambitious five year initiative to use cutting edge technology to digitally record Scotland's five UNESCO World Heritage sites and ...

SCOTLAND, EXPLORING beautiful and historic INVERNESS

SUBSCRIBE: http://www.youtube.com/c/VicStefanu - Let's go for a walking tour of Inverness, one of Scotland's most beautiful cities. Vic Stefanu ...