• Discover 26 of Scotland’s famous Jacobite sites, some of the country’s best historic places and permanent displays of iconic Jacobite collections at the National Museum of Scotland and the Palace of Holyroodhouse, all in one accessible trail.
  • Delve into a fascinating period of loyalty, loss, exile, retribution and risings that inspired Diana Gabaldon’s internationally acclaimed Outlander novels and TV adaptation. Visit sites of victory and defeat and discover the ill-fated campaigns to restore the Stuart monarchy to the British throne.

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  • Explore the trail on the map below and plan your Jacobite journey now.

    View our handy eBook to discover the story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites, and follow the trail to some of the places where the drama unfolded.

    Explore the trail below and plan your Jacobite journey now.

    View our handy eBook to discover the story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites, and follow the trail to some of the places where the drama unfolded.

  • National Museum of Scotland

    National Museum of Scotland

    Browse world-class Jacobite collections on free permanent display and explore this fascinating, but turbulent, period in Scottish history
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  • Historic Environment Scotland

    Historic Environment Scotland

    Explore 12 Historic Scotland sites on the trail. Conquer a mighty fortress at Fort George, relive 1,000 years of drama at Urquhart Castle, feel like royalty at Linlithgow Palace and much more
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  • Palace of Holyroodhouse

    Palace of Holyroodhouse

    Visit the royal apartments where Bonnie Prince Charlie set up court in 1745, discover the Great Gallery where he held an extravagant ball, the sumptuous bed where he slept, and some of his personal belongings
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  • National Trust for Scotland

    National Trust for Scotland

    With 12 sites to discover you can decipher secret Jacobite symbols at House of Dun, tour castles galore in Aberdeenshire, visit the site of the final battle at Culloden and much more
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