NT 380-612 Midlothian Scotland
Crichton Castle is an interesting stone courtyard fortress, built around a 14th century keep. Visit pending. 2 miles south-west is Borthwick Castle. Picture © Peter Dahl
Crichton Castle is located 2 miles east of Gorebridge, off Colegate Road. 14 miles south-east of Edinburgh, on the A7-A68-B6367.
The site is owned by Historic Scotland and is open daily, April to September 9:30-5:30pm.
There is a car park, with a public footpath to the castle.