To celebrate the Year if History Heritage and Archaeology, we will be taking over the city and surrounding area with a festival that’s jam packed with events activities and workshops that will bring our Scottish history to life. View the full list of events

Watch our video and get a taste of the weekend

Here are a few of the Highlights:

History Live Opening Concert
Church of the Holy Rude
Friday 29 September, 7.30pm to 9.30pm

Walking Tours
Engine Shed to Stirling Castle
Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October, 10am, 11am, 12pm and 1pm

Gruesome Games
The National Wallace Monument
Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October, All Day

Renaissance Revelry
Stirling Castle
Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October, 12pm to 4pm

Heavy Metal Weekend
Engine Shed
Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October, 9.30am to 4pm

Bannockburn House Tours
Bannockburn House
Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October, 10.30am to 4pm

Top tips to making the most of the festival

Choosing your activities:

Booking your tickets:

  • Go to www.historylive.scot 
  • Click on the tab ‘View all Events’
  • Search the list of activities
  • Select your activity
  • Click ‘Buy Tickets’ and follow the prompts

 

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