Castles around the Isle of Mull

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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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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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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

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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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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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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

  • Mull and Iona Diary

    • Events on April 26, 2014
      Mull Music Festival
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: April 28, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Tovermory and Dervaig
      Description: Traditional music festival based around Tobermory and Dervaig
    • Events on April 27, 2014
      Mull Music Festival
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: April 28, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Tovermory and Dervaig
      Description: Traditional music festival based around Tobermory and Dervaig
    • Events on April 27, 2014
      Indoor Carboot Sale -
      Starts: 2:00 pm
      Ends: April 27, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Ulva Primary School, Isle of Mull, United Kingdom
      Description: A fundraiser for USCA the Community Association
    • Events on April 29, 2014
      A Slow Air
      Starts: 8:00 pm
      Ends: April 29, 2014 - 9:00 pm
      Description: 8:00 PM Tuesday, The past unravels for a brother and sister who haven't spoken for 15 years... Morna and Atholl are brother and sister but they haven’t spoken to each other for 15 years. http://tickets.comar.co.uk/Sales/Events/Theatre/A-Slow-Air/Ticke
    • Events on May 3, 2014
      Afternoon walk at Kilpatrick
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: May 4, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Kilpatric
    • Events on May 4, 2014
      Producers Market at Dervaig Hall
      Starts: 2:30 pm
      Ends: May 4, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Dervaig Village Hall
      Description: A sale of locally produced food, craft and other items.