The town began with the building of Crichton Castle in the late 14th Century, and grew in size when a college and church was built here in the 15th Century.
Today, Crichton is mainly known for its castle, as well as for its church and small town historic appeal.
People Born in Crichton
Crichton in People's Lives
Liam Neeson: I traveled here in 1994 to film scenes of the movie Rob Roy. We filmed on location at Crichton Castle.