Castle Campbell, Dollar

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Castle Campbell is a medieval castle situated above the town of Dollar, Clackmannanshire, in central Scotland. It was the lowland seat of the earls and dukes of Argyll, chiefs of Clan Campbell, from the 15th to the 19th century, and was visited by Mary, Queen of Scots, in the 16th century.
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  • August 21, 2017
    Superb castle nestled away in picturesque glen. Abit of a hike for the elderly. Staff member was very informative.  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    We really enjoyed visiting this castle! The 30-minute uphill hike from the town of Dollar was absolutely lovely. It had been raining earlier in the day, so it was a bit slippery in spots, which made t...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    The best preserved of the tower castles in the area. The views are amazing. You need a car to visit. It's a single track road up to a parking area where cars are no longer allowed up. You then get to ...  more »
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  • National trust and historic Scotland members free. Charges not shown till you get to castle which is a bit of a walk if you are not fit. Steep in parts. Also accessible up through the glen for the more adventurous.
  • A beautiful place to visit.Ideal for a picnic. Not the easiest walk up Dollar Glen which is steep and the rugged pathways would be slippery on a wet day so take care.
  • Absolutely stunning castle and location. Loads to explore and plenty of walks round about too.
  • Castle in glorious setting. Walk up the glen from Dollar for an interesting approach.
  • A beautiful place that never fails to deliver in its beautiful setting, no matter the weather. Do take a short walk to Souchie Falls. Only a few minutes but well worth it.

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