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Scotland in Six – World Heritage Day 2017

Edinburgh Old and New Town; North Queensferry Train Station; New Lanark in South Lanarkshire; Orkney World Heritage Site; Throughout Falkirk/Callendar House; Outer Hebrides

Tuesday 18 April

Coordinated by Dig It! 2017 Scotland in Six invites you to a nation-wide World Heritage Day celebration – one which…

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Crafting the Past

Thanks to the first full-scale, topographically accurate and interactive map of Scotland in Minecraft, gamers throughout the world can explore thousands of years of history. 

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Dig It! TV

Dig It! TV offers unparalleled access to the sites, objects and people that form Scotland’s heritage. By blending “traditional” topics with themes such as Minecraft and Game of Thrones, this channel is bringing Scotland’s stories to a wider audience.

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Scotland in Six

Celebrate Scotland’s iconic sites and hidden gems during the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017


A little bit about Dig It! 2017

Dig It! 2017 is year-long celebration of Scottish archaeology with a packed programme of events from organisations across the country. It’s all about discovering Scotland’s past, present and future stories. Whether you’re getting muddy at a dig or strolling through a festival, now is the perfect time to let archaeology move you, surprise you and inspire you.

Dig It! 2017 is co-ordinated by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and Archaeology Scotland for the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology.

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