The Hidden Illinois Castle, RavenStone, Makes You Feel Like You’re In A Fairy Tale

It’s not every day that you run across a castle in Illinois. They are a bit of a rarity. And it’s even more unusual if you can actually stay at one. But at the RavenStone Castle in Harvard, Illinois, you can go on a tour or even spend the night. It’s a massive castle, and the inside is as cool as the outside. The intricate architecture and whimsical decorations will make you feel like you stepped inside a fairy tale. It’s easy to see why people call this the best castle in Illinois.

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Looking for more old-world fun? This isn’t the only medieval attraction in the area. For more castle getaways in Illinois, check out these seven places.

Address: 4504 IL-23, Harvard, IL 60033, USA