Image galleries

Feast your eyes on bonny Scotland in our image galleries, full of Scottish places and faces from history and the modern day.

European Seafood Expo & Ceilidh 2014

As a celebration of the annual European Seafood Expo in Brussels, the Scottish Government, Seafood Scotland and SDI hosted a ceilidh for 250 guests.

Scotland Run 2014

Pictures from the Scotland Run on April 5th 2014.

Tartan Day Parade 2014

Pictures from the Tartan Day Parade in New York City on April 5th 2014

Munros Gallery

Learn more about some of Scotland's 'Munros' (Scottish Mountains over 3000 feet/914 metres)

Tartan Day Parade 2013

Photos from the Tartan Day Parade on 6th Avenue, NYC, as part of Scotland Week 2013

Scotland Run 2013!

Pics from the 10th annual Scotland Run in New York City, as part of Scotland Week 2013

We Are Northern Lights

We Are Northern Lights is the first ever crowd-sourced, mass-participation film project made about Scotland. By Scotland. Have a look at some stills here.

Up Helly Aa

Stunning images from one of Scotland's most long-standing traditions, Up Helly Aa

David Eustace ‘Highland Heart’

David Eustace unveils 'Highland Heart' - a collection of evocative images of his homeland - for the first time from April 5 in New York City, as part of Scotland Week 2013

Olympic Torch Relay

The 2012 Olympic Torch was the first ever to visit Scotland. The Scottish leg of the relay saw a remarkable turnout of residents and visitors nation-wide to wave the torch - and torchbearers - along the way.

Haunted Scotland

Take a tour through some of Scotland's most haunted places... if you're brave enough.

Tartan Day Parade 2012

Tartan Day Parade draws Scotland Week 2012 to a spectacular close.

Scottish Sportspeople

Meet some of the shining stars of Scottish sport.

Scotland Week - Scotland Re:Designed VIP Reception

New York’s fashion glitterati turned out in their droves to welcome the best of Scottish design talent to their shores.

Scotland’s Heroes & Heroines

Meet some of Scotland's most legendary heroes and heroines.

Scotland Run 2012

Sneakers and saltires in New York's Central Park as 10,000 runners from all over the world celebrate Scotland!

Queen’s Silver Jubilee Celebrations in Scotland, 1977

Scots were just as excited to celebrate the Queens Silver Jubilee in 1977

Golf: Scotland’s best golf courses

Golf was invented in Scotland, so of course we have some of the oldest and best courses in the world.

Edinburgh’s mysterious literary sculptures

10 anonymous sculptures to go on National tour

Speed of Light

NVA’s Speed of Light was part of the London 2012 Festival, a UK-wide festival featuring leading artists from around the world, which ran from 21 June - 9 September.

Tartan Day Parade 2012

Tartan Day Parade draws Scotland Week 2012 to a spectacular close.

Scotland’s Landscapes

Feast your eyes on some of Scotland's most beautiful scenery.

Great minds: Scotland’s celebrated scientists and philosophers

Scotland's greatest minds influenced global culture and are still studied today.

Scottish Inventions and Inventors

You'll be surprised how many every day items were invented by a Scot!

Battlegrounds

These sites offered the backdrop to some of Scotland's most famous battles.

Famous Scottish actors and actresses

No need to introduce these famous faces! Did you know they were all native Scots?

Scotland’s Castles

Stunning castles are scattered all over Scotland, take a look at our selection.

Scotland’s festivals

Images from festivals and events across Scotland.