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.

Notice something that's missing? We'd love your contribution.

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ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
17-02-2019 16:04

Beautiful day in Ayr! Here is Kevin from @OurStoryScot introducing the wonderful work that they do - collecting ... [more]

ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
17-02-2019 15:47

Today we are Unity Grill in Ayr! Come say hello and share your memories of places that are import to you in Ayr ... [more]

ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
17-02-2019 12:54

Nothing like a bit of meta photography as we examine this early 1800s icehouse in #Portree #Skye looking at how ... [more]