Entering This Hidden Iowa Castle Will Make You Feel Like You’re In A Fairy Tale

When you think of Iowa, spectacular castles don’t necessarily spring to mind. So, you’ll be surprised that there’s a hidden castle right here in the state, and it’s actually a museum that’s open for events, tours and more. The house and gardens are not only grand and beautiful, they’re interesting. The house was inspired by the King’s House, a fifteenth-century manor in England, and it contains collections of art and literature, among other things. So make sure to visit Salisbury House and gardens in Des Moines for a fascinating and unique Iowa adventure.

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Address: 4025 Tonawanda Dr., Des Moines, IA.

Phone: (515) 274-1777

Have you visited the Salisbury House? What did you think? For more hidden Iowa castles, check out These 8 Castles Hiding Here In Iowa.