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What's New:

Updated: 10 November 2019

Added a new story for
Prudhoe Castle.

Added a new profile for
Trim Castle.

Added a new story for
Orford Castle.

Added a new ghost story for
Windsor Castle.

Added a new profile for
Château de Chambord.

Added a new profile for
York Castle.

Castle Events:

Kenilworth Castle

Christmas at the Castle
07 - 08 December 2019
10:30am - 3:30pm

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Bolsover Castle

Carol Concerts
19 December 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Coming Soon:

A profile for Helmsley Castle in England.

A ghost story for Tattershall Castle in England.

A profile for Chepstow Castle in Wales.

A profile for Arundel Castle in England.

Prudhoe Castle - Northumberland, England

Prudhoe Castle - Northumberland, England

This Week in History:

16 November 1272

Prince Edward becomes King Edward I while traveling during the Ninth Crusade, upon the death of his father King Henry III.

17 November 1558

Elizabeth is crowned Queen Elizabeth I of England upon her half-sister Queen Mary's death.

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