Celebrating 2,000 years of history, the castle will play host to a fun-filled family day out, offering visitors the chance to watch in awe as a cast of more than 100 characters bring history to life.
2017 is Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, so this year’s event is set to be more vibrant, exciting and colourful than ever before. Locals and visitors of all ages are welcome to come along and witness Dumbarton Castle’s captivating history up close. With so much to see and do, it’s set to be a thrilling and unmissable two-day event!"
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Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017
2017 is the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology (HHA), a year that will celebrate Scotland’s people, our distinct culture and traditions, our historic landscapes, attractions and icons as well as our hidden gems and amazing stories. From World Heritage Sites to ancient monuments, listed buildings to historic battlefields, cultural traditions to our myths, stories and legends, 2017 is the year to explore Scotland’s fascinating past. This is a Scottish Government initiative being led by VisitScotland and a variety of partners.
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