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Crichton Castle, Pathhead

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Castles, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.6/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
It receives thousands of visitors each year, from all over the world and is renowned not only for its historical importance, but for its dramatic setting, which has remained virtually unchanged for centuries.

1 April - 30 September , Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun, 9.30 am to 5.30 pm
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  • I went with 3 young kids and took a picnic. We sat and had it on the grass outside. Kids loved the fact they could run around the grass and I liked they couldn't go anywhere for the fence lol. The cas...  read more »
  • What remains of Crichton Castle stands a bit off the beaten track, admittedly, and getting there entails a longish walk from the car park. But it is well worth it - especially on a sunny day. We spent...  read more »
  • The Castle is on a hill quite hidden but that makes it more interesting to also has a very specific Wall pattern. Not far from it there is a church which is also worth visiting. We visited ...  read more »
  • An interesting castle, with some interesting features. Good views and some nice walks nearby.
  • Its unspoilt landscape and a castle you can trip at thinkin of days of olde,,my dog macs restin place or roslin when his times up
  • Awesome
  • Beautiful setting, Church, Castle & Barn have fantastic photography opportunities. The castle sits at the end of a long gravel/dirt road in a beautiful field. There isn't a roof but a good amount of the structure is strong and you can get to the second floor.
  • A hidden gem. Close to my home and I often take a walk there. Its beautiful.
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