Castles around the Isle of Mull

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Torosay Castle

Torosay Castle is a Victorian 'Scottish baronial' mansion designed by architect David Bryce in 1856 and completed in 1858 for John Campbell, replacing Achnacroish House. It was sold to Arbuthnot Charles Guthrie in 1865. Read more

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Glengorm Castle

Glengorm Castle overlooks the Atlantic and has views out to the Outer Hebrides and Islands of Uist, Rum and Canna. The Castle was built in 1860 and sits at the headland of Glengorm's vast area of coastline, forestry, lochs and hills. Read more

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Moy Castle

Moy Castle stands on a low rock platform at the head of Loch Buie and was built in the 15th century by Hector MacLean, brother of Maclean of Duart and the founder of the re-named MacLaines of Lochbuie who made it their home. Read more

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Dun Ara Castle

Dun Ara Castle is located on the Glengorm estate near Tobermory. It occupies the summit of a prominent rocky outcrop. The ascent is easy from the south-east side and the castle's foundations are clearly visible. Read more

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Duart Castle

The oldest inhabited castle on Mull, home to the 28th Chief of Clan Maclean. Visit state rooms in the 13th century keep, take a journey back through the ages in the exhibition of clan history, see the prisoners in the dungeons and climb to the top of the keep for spectacular views. Read more

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Aros Castle

Aros Castle is thought to have been built by one of the MacDougall Lords of Lorn in the 13th century. Once the major stronghold of the Lords of the Isles, first comes on record in the later 14th century when it was in the possession of the Lords of the Isles. Read more

  • Mull and Iona Diary

    • Events on August 22, 2014
      Rab Knoakes & Kathleen MacInnes
      Starts: 8:30 pm
      Ends: August 22, 2014 - 9:30 pm
      Location: An Tobar, The Tobermory Arts Centre, Argyll Terrace, Tobermory, United Kingdom
      Description: Storytelling and song in Gaelic, Scots and English.
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    • Events on August 23, 2014
      Tobermory Horticultural Society Annual Show
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: August 24, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Aros Hall, Royal Buildings, Main Street, Tobermory, United Kingdom
      Description: Tobermory Horticultural Society Annual Show and competitions
    • Events on August 24, 2014
      Producers Market at Dervaig Hall
      Starts: 2:30 pm
      Ends: August 24, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Dervaig Hall
      Description: A sale of locally produced food, craft and other items.