Friday, October 19

Tag: american castles

Did Anyone Else Know That We Have Real Medieval Castles In America? Like… RIGHT HERE.

Did Anyone Else Know That We Have Real Medieval Castles In America? Like… RIGHT HERE.

CULTURE
Last time we checked, the closest we get to castles and jousting is driving to Medieval Times for a big turkey leg and some mead. After all, castles are straight from the history books and any remains of them are only found in Europe. Right? WRONG. These 13 fantastic "American" castles are all available for you to view here in the States. Don't believe me? Check'em out below. Bishop's Palace (Gresham Castle) Found in Galveston, Texas, this Victorian castle (also known as The Bishop's Palace) was built in 1892 by lawyer and railroad entrepreneur Colonel Walter Gresham and architect Nicholas Clayton. Bannerman Castle Bannerman Castle in Pollepel Island, New York was built in 1901 ...