Archaeological evidence about the Picts

What archaeologists can learn from the discovery of Pictish relics.

Differences between the Picts and Scotti

Differences between the Scotti and the Picts are explored.

Dunadd Fort - Stronghold of Dal Riada

The kings of Dal Riada were defended and crowned at Dunadd.

King Kenneth MacAlpin unites Dal Riada and Pictland

How Kenneth MacAlpin became king of both Dal Riada and Pictland.

Pictish stones and symbols

The highly decorative carved stones left behind by the Picts.

Picts and the Christian churches

The Christianity of the Columban church and the church of Northumbria are compared.

Scotti way of life and religion

The change from Pagan to Christian worship in Dal Riada.

The Bayeux Tapestry

A brief exploration of the Bayeux Tapestry and an examination of several sections.

The kingdom of Dal Riada

An exploration of the Scotti people, the kingdom of Dal Riada and how it was ruled.

The Picts and the Northumbrians

The conflict between the Picts and the Northumbrians and the areas they ruled.