8 Captivating Castles You Won’t Believe Are Near Washington DC

We often think of some cool buildings when we think of DC: the White House, the Capitol, the Washington Monument. But, do you ever think of castles when you think of DC? Probably not, until now! We found these 8 captivating castles near Washington DC and you won’t believe how amazing they are!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

It feels all like a fairy tale, doesn’t it? For even more magical beauty, check out this little slice of paradise hiding right here in Washington DC!