Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS)

RCAHMS collects, records and interprets information on the archaeological, architectural, industrial and maritime heritage of the Scottish nation.

Millions of items, including photographs, maps, drawings and documents are made available online, through exhibitions, publications and in the search room.

Searchable online databases offer information on 300,000 buildings and sites, and access to 150,000 images.

RCAHMS also looks after Scotland's national collection of historical aerial photography.


Art we've helped buy at Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS)

Venue details

Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) John Sinclair House, 16 Bernard Terrace Edinburgh EH8 9NX 0131 662 1456 www.rcahms.gov.uk

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibitions to all

Tue – Fri, 9.30am – 5pm

Closed 30 Nov, 25 – 26 Dec, 1 - 2 Jan, 18 Apr, 21 Apr

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