The Dark Brotherhood Quests - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim wiki

To start the Dark Brotherhood quest line, you’ll need to talk to Aventus Aretino in Windhelm and accept his first quest.


  • Access to the Sanctuary is only available to members.
  • You will receive Shadowmere, a Dark Brotherhood horse.
  • You will receive your own set of Dark Brotherhood armor.
  • Minion and sanctuary for yourself after completion of quests.
  • Free access to the Kill power word, part of the Marked for Death shout.

Main Quests

Contract Quests

Other Quests

Radiant Quests

Non-Journal Quests

  • The Feeble Fortune (activates if you successfully completed Breaching Security and received a bonus from Gabriella)
  • Welcome to the Brotherhood (activates after Hail Sithis!)
  • Cicero's Return (actives if Cicero is still alive after The Cure for Madness)

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  • The Silence Has Been Broken
  • Bound Until Death
  • Breaching Security
  • The Cure For Madness
  • Recipe For Disaster
  • To Kill An Empire
  • Death Incarnate
  • Hail Sithis!
  • Where You Hang Your Enemy's Head
  • The Dark Brotherhood Forever

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