The earliest settlement on this small island was a monastery, which began as early as the 6th Century. Around 1215, the castle was built, and was added on to and renovated until the 16th Century. It was restored in the 20th Century.
Today, Eilean Donan is known mainly for its pictaresque castle and waterfront views.
People Born in Eilean Donan
Eilean Donan in People's Lives
Liam Neeson: I traveled here in 1994 to film scenes of the movie Rob Roy. We filmed at the Eilean Donan Castle.