The Latest

The Latest

Highlands Road Trip

17 August 2017

Road Trip Series Part 3 takes you on a tour through The Highlands, allowing you to follow in Queen Victoria’s footsteps and picnic at the Linn of Dee, and experience the powerfully moving Culloden Moor where the 1745 rising came to its tragic end.

An Interview with Toshie Mackintosh

15 August 2017

We spoke to Charles Randak of Toshie Mackintosh, a group of Glasgow School of Art Graduates, about Mackintosh, Hill House and the inspiration behind their latest collection.

Robert Lorimer and Hill of Tarvit

15 August 2017

Hill of Tarvit is a beautiful example of an Edwardian-style home, designed by Scottish architect Robert Lorimer.

No More Champagne: Churchill and His Money with David Lough

14 August 2017

Join us in October for a series of lectures presented by British historian, David Lough, author of "No More Champagne: Churchill and His Money", the first full narrative of Churchill’s precarious personal finances. Lectures will take place in Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, and Nantucket.

Aberdeen Road Trip

3 August 2017

Road Trip Series Part 2 takes you on a tour through Aberdeenshire, where you will visit a Scottish stately home and castles galore. Total drive time: 1 hr 40 min, not including the stops.

Scotland in Miniature

21 July 2017

If you are strapped for time we recommend that you do not miss visiting the Isle of Arran. Commonly referred to as 'Scotland in miniature', Arran seems to embody the nation's wide variety of landscapes from rugged peaks, to gentle rolling hills, to craggy island coastlines.

#WeAreScotland Photo Competition

20 July 2017

Share your recent photos while at an NTS property with us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using the hashtag #WeAreScotland for the chance to win an an NTS-branded Regatta jacket.

Fife Road Trip

17 July 2017

Part 1 of our Road Trip Series takes you on the road just north of Edinburgh, where you will pass through the Royal Burgh of Culross, Falkland Palace, and St Andrews.

Photo Gallery: The Hill House

17 May 2017

View images of Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s finest domestic creation, The Hill House. Fundraising for conservation work is underway to save this treasured landmark.

Tour Scotland's Grand Houses and Gardens

1 May 2017

Join us this fall for a one-week guided tour of Scotland's Grand Houses and Gardens. From Edinburgh, to Glasgow, to Aberdeen, this extraordinary journey will highlight Scotland's natural and cultural treasures.

10th Anniversary 'A Celebration of Scotland's Treasures' Gala

5 April 2017

The 10th annual 'A Celebration of Scotland's Treasures' gala honored documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and raised nearly $400,000 in support of the National Trust for Scotland.

2017 'A Celebration of Scotland's Treasures' Photo Gallery

4 April 2017

Photography highlights from the 2017 'A Celebration of Scotland's Treasures'

UPDATE: Percy Cane Garden at Falkland Palace

15 March 2017

NTS has now completed the research report and the planting plans based on what is known to remain of the original Percy Cane garden. NTSUSA made a grant of $50,000 in 2016 in support of the restoration.

The Adam Family: The Scottish Architects Who Changed the World

27 February 2017

Join us this spring in Philadelphia and New York City for Curt DiCamillo's “The Adam Family: The Scottish Architects Who Changed the World”

Ken Burns to be honored at 10th annual gala

15 February 2017

Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns will be honored with the Great Scot Award at the 10th annual 'A Celebration of Scotland's Treasures' gala

Scotland's Romeo and Juliet

27 January 2017

In fair Craigievar where we lay our scene...Montagues and Capulets are replaced by rival Clans of Forbes and Gordon with star crossed lovers caught between.

Burns Supper 101

25 January 2017

On January 25th worldwide celebrations honor the life and poetry of Robert Burns. Learn why we celebrate and how you can join in the fun!

Ancient Universities Burns Nicht

19 January 2017

The Oxford & Cambridge Society of New England and NTSUSA cordially invite you to the 10th Annual Ancient Universities Alumni Burns Nicht at the Winchester Country Club on February 4, 2017.

Mr. and Mrs. Mackintosh

17 November 2016

A closer look at Margaret MacDonald Mackintosh, wife and collaborator to Glasgow's iconic master designer and architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Culzean Castle Challenge Appeal Meets Goal

27 October 2016

$90,000 was raised from donors across America to support restoration of the Walled Garden at Culzean Castle in Ayrshire

Scottish Spooks and Spirits

14 October 2016

Scotland is known for having a bit of a ghostly past with plenty of haunting stories. We’ve picked a few of our favorite spooky tales to share.

Scotland’s White House: A Castle Fit for an American President

22 September 2016

Culzean, an iconic Scottish castle, is home to the Eisenhower Apartment. Yes, that’s Army General and President of the United States Eisenhower!

Highland Games

30 August 2016

From tossing the caber to dancing and bagpipes, the Highland games are an event to be enjoyed by all.

Roaming Ranger

11 August 2016

Interview with Kirsten Dallas, the Trust's first appointed Countryside Ranger Apprentice, about her work and the apprentice program.

The Princes of Glenfinnan

28 July 2016

From Bonnie Prince Charlie to the Half-Blood Prince, the Jacobites to Harry Potter - Glenfinnan has a lot going on!

Ain't No Munro High Enough

14 July 2016

Alan Rowan, author of "Moonwalker" gives an interview about his book as well as stories of being up the Munros in the middle of the night.

Tartan Tales: Stories from Historic Scottish Houses

5 July 2016

Presented by Curt DiCamillo in partnership with the Nantucket Atheneum on Wednesday, August 24 at 8:00 pm

The Foundation Sees a Record Grant Making Year

1 July 2016

Nearly $500,000 in conservation grants were made in fiscal year 2016 - a 55% increase over the previous year.

Game, Set, Match!

30 June 2016

Falkland Palace is home to the oldest tennis court in Britain where Mary Queen of Scots used to enjoy a game or two!

Love Our Islands

23 June 2016

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of St Kilda as the UK’s only World Heritage site listed for both its cultural and natural heritage, read more about the ‘Love our Islands’ campaign and how you can get involved.

Introducing Summer Marketing Intern

16 June 2016

Our brand new Marketing Communications intern Lauren has finally arrived to join us all the way from Scotland!

9 Spectacular Scottish Walks

24 May 2016

Scenic hiking at Trust properties with spectacular views of the Scottish landscape.

11 Magical Places

20 May 2016

The places that spark imagination, engage the senses, and inspire legends.

9 Most Instagrammed Places

19 May 2016

The most photogenic of the Trust's properties. #nofilterneeded

10 Places for Culture Vultures

19 May 2016

Looking for an adventure? History buffs will get lost in the treasures to be found at our top 10 Trust places for culture vultures!

4 Favorite Playgrounds

18 May 2016

Our properties offer fun activities for all ages!

A Celebration of Scotland's Treasures

4 February 2016

Gala honored Phyllis Logan, Downton Abbey's Mrs. Hughes, on Thursday, April 14, 2016

Successful Garden Restoration Campaign for Falkland Palace

3 February 2016

We have met an anonymous challenge to support the restoration of the historic Percy Cane-designed garden at Falkland Palace.

The Foundation is Celebrating its 15th Anniversary

27 November 2015

2015 marks the 15th year of grant making for the NTSUSA

Conserve the Reserve: Ben Lawers

20 August 2015

Learn more about conservation efforts at the internationally important Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve.

The Highlander Who Changed the World

13 August 2015

Delve into Hugh Miller’s extraordinary life and achievements.

Behind the scenes Outlander shots: Preston Mill’s close up!

28 July 2015

An account and photographs of Outlander behind-the-scenes

Brodick Castle’s Royal Guests

27 July 2015

In 1947, the 800-year-old Brodick Castle was paid a very special royal visit!

Becoming Lallybroch: Preston Mill's Outlander makeover

7 July 2015

Preston Mill's Outlander makeover.

A Phantassie setting: Preston Mill and its Outlander fame

1 July 2015

Preston Mill and its Outlander fame

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