Many people across the world are lucky enough to have ancestral ties to Scotland - are you one of them? Trace your family tree back in time, discover the occupations that kept your ancestors busy, find out more about your clan and visit the towns and streets where your ancestors once walked.
Get our free step-by-step guide on how to research your Scottish ancestry. With great hints and tips on how to get started on your genealogical journey, it's a must for anyone looking to delve into the past and piece together their family tree.
If you are hoping to discover more about your Scottish roots, then why not find accommodation which is part of the Ancestral Welcome Scheme? Friendly providers who take part in this scheme can offer helpful local information and point you in the right direction with their knowledge of the best genealogical resources.
It's not just accommodation providers that take part in the Ancestral Welcome Scheme - there are a number of attractions who go the extra mile to help visitors who want to discover more about their Scottish heritage. From historic abbeys to museum resources, discover the places that can help you on your ancestral journey!