Dumbarton Castle


During the years of Covenanting struggle (and at other times), Dumbarton Castle was used as a jail. Many Covenanters were held here.

Dumbarton Castle

Castle Road



G82 1JJ

NGR - N*


Dumbarton Castle occupies the ancient fortified site better known as Dumbarton Rock. The castle is protected by Historic Scotland and is regularly open to the public. For more information, see the official website.