Tree decoration figurines wearing pink outfits placed in front of a Christmas tree

We have taken the hassle out of Christmas shopping and have the 12 perfect Christmas gifts for guaranteed smiles on the big day.

From festive decorations to Christmas cards and stocking fillers, we have something special for everyone to enjoy!

Christmas decorations

As soon as it hits December, we all know someone that dusts off their Michael Bublé playlist and transforms their home into an enchanting Winter Wonderland.

We have chosen our top 3 Christmas decorations that will add the perfect amount of festive sparkle to every home this winter…

Christmas Baubles

Two pink and gold baubles hanging from a Christmas tree

As well as a beautiful decoration our pink baubles can be opened to include a small gift for that special person in your life, making it a gift that is both practical and lovely to look at.

Standing Nutcracker

A pair of wooden Christmas nutcracker figures wearing pink outfits

Both traditional and fun, our wooden nutcracker soldiers will look magnificent whilst watching over your loved one’s home this Christmas.

Christmas glitter mask

A sparkly glitter mask

Our elegant glitter masks are guaranteed to get your family and friends in the festive party spirit. Ideal for a masquerade ball or as a stunning addition for any celebration, any time of year.

Stocking fillers

We have highlighted a wonderful selection of fun and thoughtful Christmas gifts to make all stockings spectacular this year.

Alpaca Fair Isle socks

A pair of red knitted socks featuring an alpaca design

You can truly never have too many socks, especially when they are this cosy! Lovingly knitted using a fine alpaca and lambswool blend, these socks are the perfect treat for keeping your loved one’s feet warm and snug this winter.

Drink Shimmer

A drink shimmer in its box

Festivities aren’t complete without a bit of sparkle! You can now celebrate in style by adding a sprinkle of shimmer to your favourite drink. Your loved one will gaze in wonder as their glass is magically transformed into a smooth, glistening treat.

Christmas Mug

For Christmas themed mugs on a tray containing hot drinks

Our traditional festive themed mugs are ideal for warming up to your favourite hot drink this Christmas. Available in four patterns, they are the perfect gift that can be used year after year!

A Little Something for Everyone

Christmas Cards

A Christmas card with an Edinburgh Castle design reading "Christmas wishes from Edinburgh"

Exclusive to Historic Scotland, wish your friends and family a Merry Christmas from one of our famous sites with a beautiful bespoke Christmas card.

Harris Tweed hip flask 

Four tweed hipflasks of various colours and personalised names including "Rachel" and "Dad"

Whether you are climbing a Munroe or want to enjoy a dram by your favourite loch – our beautiful personalised hip flasks are the perfect accessory for your days out and will make a lovely gift for your family members.

Silver Maeshowe Solstice Pendant

Marketing shot of a silver necklace

Treat your loved one to a beautiful keepsake with our elegant and sophisticated solstice pendant necklace. You can complete this look with matching earrings, bracelet and ring. This gift is guaranteed to make someone feel extra special this Christmas.

Tartan rocking horse

A blue and red miniature tartan rocking horse from Historic Scotland's Christmas gifts range

Both traditional and fun, children can hop on and giddy-up in the saddle of this beautifully-designed tartan rocking horse. Make precious memories that will last as long as this classic children’s toy and keep for generations to come.

Tweed bow tie dog collar

A dog sitting in front of a Christmas tree wearing a tartan bow tie

Add some Scottish sophistication to your dog’s Christmas Day attire with our stylish tweed dog collar with a detachable bow. We really did mean we have a little something for everyone- and it is the ‘pawfect’ gift for our four-legged friends!

Experience the Magic of Christmas

Afternoon Tea

Throughout December, you and your loved one’s can indulge in festive afternoon tea and dine like royalty in the beautiful surroundings of Edinburgh Castle. As this also includes admission to the castle, this is the ideal present for someone who loves to enjoy an experience.

Interested in seeing more products? Head over to our online shop where you will find more amazing Christmas gifts.


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Hannah Reid

Hannah is our Marketing Coordinator at Historic Environment Scotland, creating various marketing material and works closely with the Marketing Executives on campaigns.