Amazing Castles in America

When we think about castles we sometimes only think about the classic European examples. But castles and palaces exist all across the globe. Do you ever love to own in a castle, Today let’s take a look at some castles and palace-like architecture throughout the Americas.

Here is a photostream featuring some of our favorite American castles from both North and South America

Hearst Castle - San Simeon, California - Credit: Jill Clardy (via Flickr)

Biltmore Estate - Asheville, North Carolina - Credit: Mike Miley (via Flickr)

Chapultepec Castle - Mexico City - Credit: lion05 (via Flickr)

Belvedere Castle - Central Park - New York City - Credit: Ed Yourdon (via Flickr)

Tulum Castle Ruins - Tulum, Mexico - Credit: Roger4336 (via Flickr)

Chateau Frontenac - Quebec, Quebec - Credit: Martin Cathrae (via Flickr)

Mexico's National Palace - Mexico City - Credit: Jami Dwyer (via Flickr)

'Iolani Palace - Honolulu, Hawaii - Credit: cliff1066™ (via Flickr)

Smithsonian Castle - Washington D.C. - Credit: NCinDC (via Flickr)

Chateau Laurier - Ottowa, Ontario - Credit: Tomato Geezer (via Flickr)

Casa Loma - Toronto, Ontario - Credit: Carsten Ke├čler (via Flickr)

Boldt Castle - Heart Island, New York - Credit: E Photos (via Flickr)

Governor's Palace - Guadalajara, Mexico - Credit: Wonderlane (via Flickr)

Castles In South America

Rio Branco - Brazil - Credit: Eric and Christian (via Flickr)

Archbishop's Palace - Lima, Peru - Credit: Shared Interest (via Flickr)

Presidential Palace - Lima, Peru - Credit: LollyKnit (via Flickr)

Castillo San Felipe - Cartegena, Columbia - Credit: Roger4336 (via Flickr)

Castle Wolff - Chile - Credit: blmurch (via Flickr)

Legislative Palace - Montevideo, Uruguay - Credit: seretide (via Flickr)

Casa Rosada - Buenos Aires, Argentina - Credit: longhorndave (via Flickr)

There are likely many more American castles. Have you visited one? Do you live near one? Do you have a favorite? If so, tell us about it in the comments below.


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