MacLellan's Castle

Castles

Kirkudbright, Dumfries and Galloway, DG6 4JD

    Visit this impressive townhouse and discover a 16th century family home.

    The remains of this late 16th century house show how architecture changed from the heavily defended tower house to a new, more domestic scale. Sir Thomas MacLellan of Bombie built the castle in 1582 to function as a grand family home. Head ‘below stairs’ into the dark vaults to get a sense of the working conditions of family servants and look out for the Laird’s Lug’, a secret spy hole behind the great hall fireplace, from which the laird could eavesdrop on his guests.

    Opening Times
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Apr 2014 - 30 Sep 2014

    Ticket Information
    Type
    Tariff
    Adult £4.50 per ticket
    Child £2.70 per ticket
    Concessions £3.60 per ticket

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Catering

    • Shop

    Domestic

    • Toilets

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
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    • Electron
    • Maestro Card
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    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card

    Transport

    • On Public Transport Route

    Children

    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • ASVA Member
    • Disabled Access
    • Picnic Area

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome

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