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HMP Castle Huntly

Door open days

7 September 2019 (10:00-14:00)

Perth & Kinross

Originating as a mid-15th century L-plan tower house, this 600 year old castle dramatically perches on a steep rocky outcrop overlooking the Carse of Gowrie.

Drop in for a guided tour that includes the site’s designed landscape of terraced gardens, avenues and statues, doocot and uniquely accessible icehouse.


Key Information

Architect: George Paterson (1776)

Building Date: 15th century; 1776

Guided tours only, starting 10:00, 12:00 and 13:00 (duration 60 mins; no booking required).

Can be reached by bike and public transport (travel info:

Where to find us

  • Castle Grove
  • Longforgan
  • DD2 5HL