The 8 Most Beautiful Castles You Can Visit in the United States

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Known for its opulence and grandeur, this castle boasts stunning architecture and breathtaking views of the California coastline.

Hearst Castle (San Simeon, California)

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With its French Renaissance château-inspired design, expansive gardens, and picturesque setting in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Biltmore Estate (Asheville, North Carolina)

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A European-inspired architectural gem on Heart Island, embraced by the stunning scenery of the St. Lawrence River.

Boldt Castle (Thousand Islands, New York)

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A captivating fusion of medieval and Renaissance architecture perched on a cliff, overlooking the majestic Atlantic Ocean.

Hammond Castle (Gloucester, Massachusetts)

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A masterpiece of architectural eclecticism, blending medieval, Gothic, and Byzantine styles, crafted by archaeologist and tile maker Henry Chapman Mercer.

Fonthill Castle (Doylestown, Pennsylvania)

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A visual delight of Gilded Age opulence, showcasing French Renaissance and Gothic styles, adorned with lavish interiors and an extensive art.

Belcourt Castle (Newport, Rhode Island)

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A winery castle with magnificent towers, a drawbridge, and an authentic medieval-style interior, inspired by the charm of medieval Italy.

Castello di Amorosa (Calistoga, California)

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A sprawling Gilded Age mansion with stunning ocean views, showcasing exquisite Italian Renaissance-style architecture.

The Breakers (Newport, Rhode Island)

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