Dirleton Castle Photos

Dirleton Castle, an easy drive east of Edinburgh, dates from 1240 and is shaped by rocks it stands upon. It offers spectacular gardens & park like grounds. Dirleton is run as museum by Historic Scotland (HES). The village of Dirleton in which the Castle sits offers charm and heritage.

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Dirleton Castle run as museum by Historic Scotland. Dirleton, Scotland.Entrance tower at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gazebo entrance tower at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Doocot where 2000 pigeons were once raised for food at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Dirleton Castle run as museum by Historic Scotland (HES). Dirleton, Scotland.Entrance tower at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gazebo entrance tower at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Doocot (dovecote) where 2000 pigeons were once raised for food at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Fern on rocks at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Walls of Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Stones rise from rocks at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Dirleton Castle shaped by rocks it stands upon. Dirleton, Scotland.
Fern on rocks at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Walls of Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Stones rise from rocks at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Dirleton Castle (1240) shaped by rocks it stands upon. Dirleton, Scotland.
Entry bridge at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Corner walls at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Remains of arch at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Remains of fireplace at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Entry bridge at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Corner walls at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Remains of arch at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Remains of fireplace at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Dirleton Castle kitchen with hole to release smoke. Dirleton, Scotland.Dirleton Castle walls. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Dirleton Castle kitchen with hole to release smoke. Dirleton, Scotland.Dirleton Castle walls. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Monkey tree at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Lawn bowling at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Gardens at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Monkey tree at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Lawn bowling at Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.
Village beside Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Hotel in village. Dirleton, Scotland.Row of houses. Dirleton, Scotland.Row of houses. Dirleton, Scotland.
Village beside Dirleton Castle. Dirleton, Scotland.Hotel in village. Dirleton, Scotland.Row of houses. Dirleton, Scotland.Row of houses. Dirleton, Scotland.
Dirleton countryside. Dirleton, Scotland.Volcanic core on horizon. Dirleton, Scotland.Gothic Revival cottage in village core. Dirleton, Scotland.Dirleton Kirk. Dirleton, Scotland.
Dirleton countryside. Dirleton, Scotland.Volcanic core on horizon. Dirleton, Scotland.Gothic Revival cottage in village core. Dirleton, Scotland.Dirleton Kirk. Dirleton, Scotland.

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