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Subscriptions Summary

1 Delivery & billing options

Postage is included (if applicable)

Postage is included (if applicable)

3 Subscription offers (United Kingdom postage included)

Four issues for £25.99

Annual card payment, includes delivery

Your subscription’s first issue will arrive within a few days after its release.

£25.99 GBP recurring payment per year
Direct Debit

Your first issue for just £2 Great Deal

Pay just £2 for your first issue, then £25.99 per year (includes delivery)

Your subscription’s first issue will arrive within a few days after its release.

£2.00 GBP

Four issues for £29.99

One-off annual payment, includes delivery

Your subscription’s first issue will arrive within a few days after its release.

£29.99 GBP recurring payment per year

History Scotland is Scotland's premier history magazine, providing fascinating features on topics from all branches and periods of Scottish history and archaeology, written by leading historians, archaeologists and museum curators.

Improve your understanding of our past and get closer to the people, places and moments that shaped the nation with History Scotland.

Expert online lectures

History Scotland run regular online lectures on a host of subjects. Presented by historians, curators and authors, the popular webinars include in-depth presentations and the chance to ask questions. See our programme of forthcoming online talks here.

Quarterly magazine

Written by a team of historians, curators, archaeologists and authors and enjoyed by thousands of readers around the world, each issue of the quarterly magazine contains news, articles and opinion covering Scotland’s history from the Dark Ages through to the 20th century.

The hugely popular quarterly magazine was launched in October 2001 at the Royal Museum in Edinburgh by Professor Christopher Smout, Historiographer Royal. It is backed by the Scottish history and archaeology professions with leading representatives from a variety of different disciplines on the Editorial Board. The magazine is a must-read for anyone with a passion for Scotland's rich history and heritage.

Free newsletter

Sign up to receive the free History Scotland newsletter for regular updates and reports on Scottish history, heritage, and archaeology. 

Follow History Scotland 

You can also keep up to date with the latest Scottish history report and news, and online talks, via our hugely popular social media pages.


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We understand the importance of timely delivery and convenience, which is why we include postage in the subscription price. Your subscription guarantees that your favorite magazines or newspapers will be delivered directly to your doorstep without any additional postage fees. Sit back, relax, and enjoy your reading experience without worrying about extra costs or delays in delivery. We take care of everything, so you can focus on enjoying your subscription to the fullest.

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