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What's New:

Updated 31 October 2014

Added a new profile for
Château de l’Islette

Added a new profile for
Bunratty Castle

Finished adding pictures to these galleries:

Burg Rheinfels
Château de Saumur
Château de Langeais
Burg Katz
Burg Schonburg
Burg Eltz

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:

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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

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Burg Rheinfels, 
Rheinland-Pfalz Germany

Burg Rheinfels - Rheinland-Pfalz Germany

This Week in History:

02 November 1470

Edward V is born at Westminster Abbey in London.

05 November 1605

Guy Fawkes is discovered beneath the House of Lords in London, protecting a stockpile of gunpowder to be used to blow up the House of Lords in a planned attempt to assassinate King James I and restore a Catholic Monarch to the throne.

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