26 Extraordinary Real Life Castles From Around The World

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Balmoral Castle is also located near Aberdeenshire, and is still in use as one of the castles for the British royals, which was established as their residence in the 1850’s.

13SleepingBeautyCastle

Sleeping Beauty’s Castle in Disneyland is the only American castle on the list, and is currently a tourism spot in the world’s busiest amusement park.

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12CastillodeCoca

Castillo de Coca is located in Segovia, Spain, and it was built on the site where Theodosius was born. It was populated by the Arevaca starting in the second century.

11SchlozMortisburg

The Mortizburg Castle is a Baroque structure in Germany with four towers that was built in the 1500’s as a hunting lodge for the Duke of Saxony.

10PelesCastle

Peles Castle is located in Romania and was built in a Neo-Renaissance style for King Carol I during the mid 1800’s who desired the location.

9KilkennyCastle

Kilkenny Castle was built in the late 1100’s by William Marshal, the 1st Ear l of Pembroke as a point to easily stop between destinations in Ireland.

8HohenwerfenCastle

Hohenwerfen Castle is the highest elevated building in Werfen, Austria. In the Alps, the castle was built in the 11th century by order of Gebhard of Salzburg.

7OsakaCastle

Osaka Castle is the only Japanese one on the list, and certainly the most unique. The castle was built in 1583 and was reconstructed to be a tourist spot after 300 years of use.

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