Historic Environment Scotland collects, creates and cares for millions of photographs, maps, drawings and documents all pertaining to Scotland’s heritage. Its National Record of the Historic Environment constitutes more than 320,000 records and 1.3 million catalogue entries. Through Scotland’s Urban Past, members of the public can contribute information, photographs and places in Scotland’s towns and cities to this record. To find out how, download our guide here.
If you want to do a project with your class or youth group about a building, site or monument in your local area, then read this short guide on how you can contribute. Download the PDF here.