What we do

Community projects

Does your community group have a project idea for Scotland's Urban Past?

Urban Detectives 

Help us build an accessible record of the history of Scotland's towns and cities.

Youth groups

Does your youth group have a project idea that you want to see become a reality?

Youth Forum

Under 24 and looking for an opportunity to improve your skills and gain experience?

Teachers and schools

Investigate your local history through outdoor learning.


Use our resources to get started in exploring your urban past.


Exhibitions training days and more – find out what's going on in your area.

Contribute to the blog

Share your resources and findings through our blog.