Doune Castle Game of Thrones — Game of Thrones Travel

Game of Thrones is a TV show which has inspired a cult following. There are many elements within it which make it a highly engaging piece of television, but the enthusiasts of architecture and traditional buildings will note that many famous locations all around the world have served as the inspiration for many locales within the show. Today we are going to explore the Doune Castle Game of Thrones filming location.

Your Guide to Doune

You may be wondering what connection this castle has to the iconic TV show. Some of the more devoted fans among our readers may already know that this serves as the majestic location of Winterfell. As the ancestral home of the Stark family, many key scenes have taken place within these walls. Within the show, ownership of the castle was passed between many different people, and often played an integral role when it came to the various power struggles which drove the story forward. It has also been the site of other films and television, such as segments of Monty Python and Outlander.

Visiting Doune Castle Game of Thrones

In reality, this is a very desirable location to visit. It will cost you £5.50 to enter, but this grant you access to a large portion of the castle, with the incredible architecture on full display. You can book online here.

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