The superbly situated Dunollie Castle, standing guard over Oban Bay is to this day an iconic monument to the history of the area.
For more than 1000 years, the Clan Chiefs and Lords of Lorn ruled large areas of Argyll and the Isles from Dunollie. Today it remains the seat and ancestral home of Clan MacDougall.
The Museum, Castle and Grounds provide an exciting journey of discovery for visitors. This is also the home of the renowned Hope MacDougall Collection.
Learn about the fascinating history of the castle, the noble MacDougall family and life on the west coast of Scotland through exciting exhibitions and displays for all ages.
Explore the Castle and historic grounds with woodland walks, gardens and stunning views over Kerrera, North Lorn and to the islands beyond.
Discover the enchanting Dunollie Woodland Trail with its fascinating stories of woodland life and folklore leading you to the mysterious hidden Willow Garden.
Absorb the atmosphere as you enjoy delicious home-made soup, sandwiches and cakes and shop for beautiful locally made gifts.