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What's New:

Updated 21 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:

20 September 1066

The Battle of Fulford: Viking forces led by Harold Hardrada and Tostig Godwinson defeat the English lead by the Earls Morcar and Edwin at the village of Fulford near York England.

25 September 1066

The Battle of Stamford Bridge: King Harold Godwinson of England defeats a Norwegian Army led by King Harold Hardrada of Norway and his own brother Tostig Godwinson near York, ending the Viking Age in England.

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