Historic Environment Scotland
Contact: Kashif Ashraf
Tel: 0131 668 8600
About Historic Environment Scotland
We are the lead body for Scotland’s historic environment; a charity dedicated to the advancement of heritage, culture, education and environmental protection. We are at the forefront of researching and understanding the historic environment, and addressing the impact of climate change on its future. We investigate and record architectural and archaeological sites and landscapes across Scotland and care for more than 300 properties of national importance.
Our vision is that Scotland’s historic environment is cherished, understood, shared and enjoyed with pride by everyone.
- To enhance knowledge and understanding of Scotland’s historic environment.
- To protect, conserve and manage the historic environment for the enjoyment, enrichment and benefit for everyone – now, and in the future.
- To share and celebrate our cultural heritage with the world.