Colossal castles from around the world (17 photos)
places to see .. X ღɱɧღ || Butron Castle, Basque Country, Spain. This castle is the world's largest existing medieval castle in the world. It fell into disuse and was later renovated and opened to the public. This proved to be unsuccessful and the building was closed to visitors although the grounds remained open. In November 2005 the building was purchased by INBISA (Grupo Empresarial) for 1,629,743 euros but it remains under the general protection of Spanish law 16/1985 in respect of…
Hearthstone Castle, Danbury, Ct. Although the park that the city built on the property is open to the public everyday from sunrise to sunset, the castle itself is fenced off due to it's state of decay.
Bannerman Castle, Pollepel Island, NY. Pollepel Island is fabled for eerie happenings going back to the 1600's. The island is owned by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, and is closed to the public. THE castle was built in 1908 by Francis Bannerman to house his private arsenal.