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What's New:

Updated 20 July 2014

Added a new profile for
Château de l’Islette

Added a new profile for
Bunratty Castle

Finished adding pictures to these galleries:

Burg Katz
Burg Schonburg
Burg Eltz
Burg Ehrenfels
Château de Montrichard
Burg Reichenstein
Burg Sooneck

Castle Events:

Carisbrooke Castle

Knight's School
01 - 10 August 2014
10am - 5pm

Goodrich Castle

Fighting Knights
02 - 03 August 2014
11am - 5pm

Harlech Castle

17 August 2014

Coming Soon:

Add pictures to 12 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 Langeais
Château de Plessis-Bourre
Château de Saumur
Château de Sully sur Loire


Château de l’Islette, 
Touraine France

Château de l’Islette - Touraine France

This Week in History:

20 July 1304

Edward I seizes control of Stirling Castle in Scotland by using the War Wolf; believed to be the largest trebuchet ever built. .

22 July 1298

Battle of Falkirk. Edward I of England defeats William Wallace and the Scottish Army near Falkirk.

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