The Gallows Dungeon is not a dungeon in the traditional sense but a network of tunnels running under the harbour built by lyrium smugglers who sell additional lyrium to the templars of Kirkwall to feed their addiction.

Involvement Edit

This section contains spoilers for:
Dragon Age II.

In Act 2, Anders tells Hawke about Ser Otto Alrik misuse of the Rite of Tranquility. He asks you to accompany him to a secret entrance to the Gallows Dungeon, the basement of the Gallows in Darktown. His goal in infiltrating the Gallows is to obtain evidence of a plot to make all mages tranquil.

Caves and mines map (DA2)

Map of the area

Quests Edit

Quest icon DA2 Dissent
Quest icon DA2 The One True Pantaloons

Characters Edit

Enemies Edit

Notable items Edit

Deep Mushroom DA2 Deep Mushroom
Spindleweed Spindleweed
Heavy armor green DA2 Spirit Essence
Plot item DA2 Fine Dwarven Trousers

Codex entries Edit

Codex icon DA2 Codex entry: The Enigma of Kirkwall
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