A warm welcome to the Grand Lodge of Antient Free and Accepted Masons of Scotland’s website. The Grand Lodge of Scotland has had the pleasure of representing Freemasons working under the Scottish Constitution since 1736. If you have ventured here to explore our history, wonder what Freemasonry is, or what do we do then hopefully we can provide you with a taster for that and a bit more in our website.

We have organised this site so it is easy for you to quickly get to what you are looking for, at the top of the page is the main menu and has everything in suitable sections for you:


This page, the one you are now reading with menus on the left of your screen to introduce you to the structure of Scottish Freemasonry and our leader the Grand Master Mason of the Grand Lodge of Scotland.

About Masonry

A short introduction on the key elements of Freemasonry, what we do and how anyone can go about joining.

Members Services

Well if you’re a member you will know what this is here for.

Masonic Subjects

If you are interested in such topics as the history of Freemasonry, what the press say, or famous Freemasons this is where to go.

Masonic Bodies

There are many Grand Lodges throughout the world as well as other Masonic Organisations, all those recognised by The Grand Lodge of Scotland are listed here, most with links to their websites.


Anything that can be classed as “one-off” event will be here.


Want to buy something for yourself, a masonic friend or relative?  We do hope you manage to find something here.


Do you want to organise a conference, exhibition, dinner or wedding?  We have a unique venue in the Heart of Edinburgh that may suit your requirements.

You are always welcome to contact the Grand Lodge of Scotland and we will endeavour to get back to you promptly, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.