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What's New:

Updated 27 September 2014

Added a new profile for
Château de l’Islette

Added a new profile for
Bunratty Castle

Finished adding pictures to these galleries:

Château de Saumur
Château de Langeais
Burg Katz
Burg Schonburg
Burg Eltz
Burg Ehrenfels
Château de Montrichard

Castle Events:

Dover Castle

Haunted Castle
25 Oct - 02 Nov 2014
10am - 4pm

Framlingham Castle

Wicked Witchcraft
27 - 31 October 2014
11am - 4pm

Coming Soon:

Add pictures to 10 galleries:

Burg Rheinfels
Burg Rheinstein

Château d'Amboise
Château d'Azay-le-Rideau
Château de Brissac
Château de Chambord
Château de Chenonceau
Château de Chinon
Château de Plessis-Bourre
Château de Sully sur Loire


Château de Langeais, 
Indre-et-Loire France

Château de Langeais - Indre-et-Loire France

This Week in History:

01 October 1207

Henry III is born at Winchester Castle. He is of the House of Plantagenet and the son of King John and Eleanor of Provence. Henry will later reign has King of England for 56 years.

03 October 1283

Dafydd ap Gruffydd, Prince of Gwynedd in Wales, is the first noblemen to executed by being hanged, drawn and quartered.

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Visit the Timeline page to see a list of historical events in chronological order.