Let's make sure history lives on.

We want to celebrate the history of Scotland's urban environments and how these have changed over time.

Explore our database of historical places, buildings and artifacts or become a part of our growing community by sharing your own stories, memories and facts about your town, city or street.

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ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
18-03-2019 15:32

Have you seen today's Google Doodle? Seiichi Miyake's invention of tactile pavements can be seen all around Sco ... [more]

ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
15-03-2019 14:31

Unless you've got 40 shillings to spare, you should probably do what the sign says

#HeritageSigns #Histo ... [more]

ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
15-03-2019 14:04

Uh oh!
It's started to #snow on our architectural walking tour of #Dunoon
We told you we knew about ... [more]