Prehistoric peoples, their life and legacy

The landscapes of our National Park have been touched and influenced by thousands of years of human activity.

The ancient peoples who roamed this area and built settlements have left us many clues to their lives.

To learn about these peoples, click here to download our 24-page booklet as a pdf (27MB).

There are many fascinating Prehistoric and Roman sites to visit within our Park. Burial cairns, stone circles, hillforts and castles are all part of this rich treasure trove. Click here to find out more.