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
14-12-2018 10:05

This frosty photograph from Glasgow in 1958 is our clue for today's #ArchiveAdventDoor in theā€¦ [more]

ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
13-12-2018 16:10

Our boss (on holiday in Italy) is currently sending us some snaps of her travels. She's been visiting @meis_mus ... [more]

ScotUrbanPast
@ScotUrbanPast
13-12-2018 13:25

This afternoon we're hanging out with the @HistEnvScot Board *nervous gulp* sharing our community engagement pr ... [more]