Caerlaverock Castle

Visitor Attractions
The castle grounds, shop and toilets are open (the castle remains closed) and we are delighted to welcome you back.

About Caerlaverock Castle

The castle grounds, shop and toilets are open (the castle remains closed) and we are delighted to welcome you back. No booking currently required and while the castle is closed there is no admission charge.

Before visiting please visit the Scottish Government travel guidance for any current restrictions in place.

A wide moat, twin-towered gatehouse and lofty battlements make Caerlaverock the epitome of the medieval stronghold.

Caerlaverock’s triangular shape is unique among British castles. A walk around the castle gives a sense of its strength, economy of form and pleasing geometry.

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