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What's New:

Updated: 10 January 2017

Added a new profile for
Burg Sooneck.

A new ghost story for
Nottingham Castle.

The gallery for Kenilworth Castle now has all new pictures.

The gallery for Leeds Castle now has all new pictures.

Added a new profile for
Caernarfon Castle.

Castle Events:

Dover Castle

Fairytale Castle
13 - 17 February 2017
10am - 3pm

Stokesay Castle

Half-Term Fun
20 - 24 February 2017
10:30am - 3:30pm

Coming Soon:

A new ghost story for Scotney Castle in England.

A new ghost story for Rochester Castle in England.

Burg Sooneck, Rheinland-Pfalz Germany

Burg Sooneck - Rheinland-Pfalz Germany

This Week in History:

15 January 1559

Elizabeth I is crowned Queen of England at Westminster Abbey in London England.

16 January 1572

Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk is tried for treason for his part in the Ridolfi plot to restore Catholicism in England.

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