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What's New:

Updated: 12 November 2018

The gallery for Bamburgh Castle has been completed.

The gallery for Scarborough Castle has been completed.

The gallery for Craigmillar Castle has been completed.

Added a new profile for
Burg Katz.

Added a new profile for
Hailes Castle.

Added a new ghost story for
Scotney Castle.

Castle Events:

Belsay Hall & Castle

Festive Gift Fair
10 - 11 November 2018
11am - 4pm

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Kenilworth Castle

Christmas at the Castle
08 - 09 December 2018
10am - 4pm

Coming Soon:

A new ghost story for
Hermitage Castle in Scotland.

Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland England

Bamburgh 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.