Dirleton Castle and Garden
Tease out the hints of a long and eventful history in these well- preserved ruins. Cross the deep mpat guarded by high walls and an imposing tower, glancing up at the “murder hole” above your head. Look for the vaulted dome inside the 1249 tower, the grim prison and pit and the 1550s “beehive” dovecot. Discover stories of sieges, nobility and witchcraft.
In Dirleton village 3m W of North Berwick on the A198
NT 516 839