Famous Castles

Famous Castles

Famous Castles: Lists of famous castles, by country. Over 50 countries have been included. Lists include traditional castles as well as fortresses, strongholds, and a few fortified palaces and chateaus. As you can probably guess, I'm a huge fan of castles. I made these lists for when I'm travelling. Spanning a period of 900 years during the middle ages, castles come in many styles of architecture and design. Despite their differences though, they all have one feature in common-- they are fortified. Because of this, many are still standing today and can be visited when abroad.
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  1. Crusader Castles

    Crusader Castles

    A List of Crusader Castles. Every famous castle from the Crusades has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    3,281 views
  2. Castles of Ukraine

    Castles of Ukraine

    A List of Ukrainian Castles. Every famous castle from Ukraine has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    3,510 views
  3. Castles of Northern Ireland

    Castles of Northern Ireland

    A List of Northern Irish Castles. Every famous castle from Northern Ireland has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so ...
    5,846 views
  4. Castles of Turkey

    Castles of Turkey

    A List of Turkish Castles. Every famous castle from Turkey has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    2,619 views
  5. Castles of United Kingdom

    Castles of United Kingdom

    A List of British Castles. Every famous castle from United Kingdom has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    3,064 views
  6. Castles of Scotland

    Castles of Scotland

    A List of Scots Castles. Every famous castle from Scotland has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    5,037 views
  7. Castles of Wales

    Castles of Wales

    A List of Welsh Castles. Every famous castle from Wales has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    5,026 views
  8. Castles in the United States

    Castles in the United States

    A List of American castles. Every famous castle from United States has been included, with photos. This USA castles list is in alphabetical order by the name of the ...
    17,885 views
  9. Castles of England

    Castles of England

    A List of English Castles. Every famous castle from England has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    5,799 views
  10. Castles of France

    Castles of France

    A List of French Castles. Every famous castle from France has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    4,625 views
  11. Castles of Italy

    Castles of Italy

    A List of Italian Castles. Every famous castle from Italy has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    3,909 views
  12. Castles of Belgium

    Castles of Belgium

    A List of Belgian Castles. Every famous castle from Belgium has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    3,845 views
  13. Castles of Germany

    Castles of Germany

    A List of German Castles. Every famous castle from Germany has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    10,492 views
  14. Castles of Croatia

    Castles of Croatia

    A List of Croatian Castles. Every famous castle from Croatia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    3,153 views
  15. Castles of Estonia

    Castles of Estonia

    A List of Estonian Castles. Every famous castle from Estonia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    2,548 views
  16. Castles of India

    Castles of India

    A List of Indian Castles. Every famous castle from India has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    15,872 views
  17. Castles of Latvia

    Castles of Latvia

    A List of Latvian Castles. Every famous castle from Latvia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    2,547 views
  18. Castles of Luxembourg

    Castles of Luxembourg

    A List of Luxembourg Castles. Every famous castle from Luxembourg has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    3,066 views
  19. Castles of Norway

    Castles of Norway

    A List of Norwegian Castles. Every famous castle from Norway has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    4,146 views
  20. Castles of Romania

    Castles of Romania

    A List of Romanian Castles. Every famous castle from Romania has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    1,664 views
  21. Castles of Russia

    Castles of Russia

    A List of Russian Castles. Every famous castle from Russia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    4,880 views
  22. Castles of Slovenia

    Castles of Slovenia

    A List of Slovene Castles. Every famous castle from Slovenia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    2,010 views
  23. Castles of Slovakia

    Castles of Slovakia

    A List of Slovak Castles. Every famous castle from Slovakia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still ...
    2,017 views
  24. Castles of Syria

    Castles of Syria

    A List of Syrian Castles. Every famous castle from Syria has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    1,051 views
  25. Castles of Sweden

    Castles of Sweden

    A List of Swedish Castles. Every famous castle from Sweden has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive ...
    3,532 views