History and Culture

Angus is known as Scotland’s Birthplace and played its role in the history of the formation of the Scottish nation, when the Declaration of Arbroath was signed in 1320. Angus is steeped in a rich culture and heritage. Discover the fascinating history of Angus, find out about its famous sons and daughters and walk in the footsteps of your ancestors. The history of Angus is here to be explored and there are many museums, historic sites and buildings to be enjoyed.

Castles and Historic Houses
Explore the history our our Castles and Historic houses in Angus.
Museums and Galleries
Angus offers a wealth of Museums and Galleries - Learn more today
Heritage Attractions
Angus Heritage goes back 100s of years, explore our heritage sites.
Family History
The roots of Angus Family History
Heritage Trails
Explore the heritage trails of Angus.