Visit Inverary Castle, Which was the spectacular film location for the final episode of Downton Abbey Season 3, at the home of the fictional Lord and Lady Flintshire, parents to Lady Rose.
Inveraray Castle is located on the banks of Loch Fyne, 60 miles from Glasgow. Inverary Castle has been located here since the 1400s.A Journey To The Highlands’. The gothic Inveraray Castle in Argyll played the part of Duneagle Castle in the episode, and saw the cast reclining in the castle’s State Dining Room for a grand dinner, as well as fishing and stalking in the castle’s sprawling grounds.
As the real-life home to the Duke Of Argyll, the castle boasts beautiful manicured gardens and opulently decorated rooms that hold everything from ceramics and paintings to antiquities. If you’re interested in history and seeing the wild beauty of the Scottish countryside, be sure to book this spectacular tour.
Inside, you can tour an impressive array of these rooms, many shown in the Downton Abbey episode, such as the Armory Hall, in which 16th to 18th century arms adorn the walls. In addition to the Scottish weaponry, the castle houses an outstanding collection of furniture and paintings.