Dumbarton Castle

DUmbarton

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Contact Details
Phone number:01389 732167
Features
Visitor centre The shop and artefact display are in the Governor’s House. Monument Governor’s House (shop and artefact display) The Spur, Spanish and Bower Batteries The Guard House (exhibition on the castle’s history) and Portcullis Arch The White Tower’s at the top of the site’s highest point. The French prison, Wallace Tower, and One Gun and Duke of York’s Batteries.
Description

Dumbarton Castle a stronghold that stood at the heart of an ancient kingdom covering the area now known as Strathclyde. Set high upon a volcanic rock in the Firth of Clyde, the castle was a royal refuge. 

Features
Visitor centre The shop and artefact display are in the Governor’s House. Monument Governor’s House (shop and artefact display) The Spur, Spanish and Bower Batteries The Guard House (exhibition on the castle’s history) and Portcullis Arch The White Tower’s at the top of the site’s highest point. The French prison, Wallace Tower, and One Gun and Duke of York’s Batteries.
Opening Times
Summer Opening times 26 Mar to 30 Sept, Daily, 9.30am to 5.30pm, Last entry 4.45pm Winter Opening hours 1 Oct to 31 Mar, Daily except Thurs and Fri, 10:00am to 4:00pm, Last entry 3.15pm