Caerlaverock Castle

Historic Scotland

Caerlaverock (Lark's Nest), one of Scotland's finest castles, is everyone's idea of a medieval fortress. The scene of two famous sieges, this moated castle has a children's adventure park and model siege engine in its grounds. It also has a nature trail and tearoom on site. Toilets with disabled facilities, shop and picnic areas. 8 miles South East of Dumfries on the B725

Open all year:

April to September:

9:30am-6:30pm Monday to Saturday, 2pm-6:30pm Sunday

October to March:

9:30am-4:30pm Monday to Saturday, 2pm-4:30 Sunday.


Adult: £2.30 Child: £1.00 Concession: £1.75

Caerlaverock Castle, Glencaple, Dumfries DG14RU.

Tel: (0131) 668 8800