2017 is the year of celebration of Scotland's History, Heritage and Archaeology. Angus is known as Scotland's Birthplace and has 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 culture and heritage and throughout 2017, you can discover the fascinating history of Angus, find out about its famous sons and daughters and walk in the footsteps of ancestors.
The history of Angus is here to be explored. There are many museums, historic sites and buildings to be enjoyed. Each of the burghs has its own story to tell and explore by following the heritage trails.
Whether your interest is in ancient civilisations, medieval battles or historical houses, enjoy celebrating Scotland's rich history and heritage.
Places to Visit
Find out more about places to visit in Angus, including castles, museums and historic buildings.